Associate Director, Forensic
KPMG in South Africa
Amber Engelbrecht joined KPMG in 2002. Amber is currently an Associate Director in KPMG Forensic and is responsible for managing the Ethics Line business unit.
Amber has been involved in the initiation and implementation of the KPMG Ethics Line service for KPMG in South Africa as well as for various KPMG member firms across the Globe. Amber currently oversees more than 250 local and global hotlines from the KPMG Ethics Line Centre of Excellence in South Africa. Amber recently completed a thesis in whistle-blowing as part of her Master’s degree in Business Leadership, entitled “Reveal or Conceal: The utilisation of whistle-blowing hotlines in selected South African industries”.
The above involvement has enabled her to gain extensive knowledge in the field of fraud prevention and/or detection through the successful implementation and management of local and global whistle-blowing services.
B.Com Business Management (Cum Laude)
Master of Business Leadership Degree (Thesis – Cum Laude)
Institute of Commercial Forensic Practitioners
Associate Member of the Association of Certified Fraud Examiners