KPMG in the Channel Islands has announced a senior appointment within the Management Consulting arm of its Advisory practice.

Chris Ash joins KPMG as an Advisory Manager. With a strong background in project management and business analysis, he has run several insurance, fiduciary and banking projects in Guernsey and Jersey. Prior to joining KPMG, Mr Ash, a local Guernsey man, worked for a Channel Island management consultancy firm.

The KPMG Management Consulting team support clients’ technological and operational strategies. They provide practical recommendations to help local businesses work more efficiently and save costs. Mr Ash’s focus is on supporting clients with the implementation of their chosen strategies and managing the associated challenges they face relating to people, processes and system changes.

Mr Ash is the latest senior appointment for KPMG’s Advisory team. The department has grown significantly over the past year to support a growing client base requiring business efficiency and digital advisory services.

Ashley Paxton, C.I. Head of Advisory for KPMG in the Channel Islands, commented:
‘I am excited about the expertise and skills that Chris brings to the wider Advisory practice. We now provide a new range of Management Consulting services, including process improvement, project management, strategy, cyber security, IT infrastructure and business analysis to complement our traditional business lines of deal advisory, liquidations and insolvency, risk and regulatory consultancy. Our breadth of advisory service offering is unique within the Channel Islands.’