William B. Thomas has become chairman of KPMG International. Thomas has served as chairman of KPMG’s Americas region since 2014 and been a member of the global board since 2009.
KPMG International appointed Regina Mayor as the global sector head of the Energy and Natural Resources practice.
U.S.-based companies increased M&A activity in emerging and high-growth markets in the H1/13 amidst a slowdown in overall developed-to-high-growth market deal volumes, according to KPMG International.
U.S.-based companies were the most popular targets for mergers and acquisitions activity involving emerging and high-growth market companies in H2/12, according to KPMG International’s latest High Growth Markets International Acquisition Tracker study.