KPMG has been appointed as the auditor for Barclays from the year ending 31 December 2017. This follows a rigorous competitive tender process which saw the firm selected for its deep global banking knowledge and its related African footprint.
Banks across the globe have identified Africa as a strong priority and Barclays recognised that KPMG’s capability would match its ambitions for the continent,” says Devon Duffield, KPMG Lead Partner for Barclays in Africa
“For Barclays, brand protection is important and the industry needs to maintain the trust of its customers, it therefore needed a trusted partner as its auditor,” says. Pierre Fourie, Lead Engagement Partner for Barclays in Africa. “KPMG is now the Clear Choice for banks in Africa.”