If you had to ask me 'what is the KPMG difference' I would have to say quality. Quality is at the top of the KPMG agenda. Not just the quality of our work and services, but the quality of the Firm.

We set out to inspire confidence and empower change. We stand true to our values and these are reflected in our day to day operations. It is this commitment to making this difference that sets our quality benchmark as a firm and outlines the KPMG difference.

As our international portfolio of clients grows and as our local clients expand internationally, the connected approach as a global Firm is more evident. We collaborate closely with our member firms to be able to provide our international clients with the quality service they require to support their operations.

We have worked on a number of exciting projects and what never fails to impress me is the huge amount of respect for the work that we do and the positions we take. This is testament to the quality and commitment of our team. We invest heavily in our people and are truly committed to nurturing a culture of growth and transparency. The results of our recent people survey were excellent and verify this commitment.

I would say that most who have worked with us, both clients as well as our people, would recognize the unique culture we have, a culture not unique to KPMG in Malta but a feature of the KPMG generally. It is a highly collaborative culture and our people always go the extra mile for clients. It is this culture that sets us apart.

One of the main partnerships that has come into place this year is KPMG's strategic partnership with Microsoft on a global level. A partnership that was central to the acquisition of the local software house, Crimsonwing in 2015. This acquisition is in line with our strategy of providing further added value to our clients. Bringing the two organisations together has also made KPMG in Malta the largest of the Big4 firms on the island, with a joint staff complement of over 500 people here in Malta.

I would like to take this opportunity to invite you to read our Annual Review, which for the first time includes the outlook and review of the Firm in our new reality today, that is KPMG in Malta and KPMG Crimsomwing.

Download >> The KPMG Difference - Annual Review 2015

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