Global Chairman, KPMG International

Bill Thomas is the chairman and chief executive officer of KPMG International, a position he earned in 2017 following service as chairman of KPMG’s Americas region, and CEO of KPMG in Canada. Mr. Thomas has been a leader in defining KPMG’s global strategy. As CEO of KPMG in Canada, he provided leadership and direction for the firm’s business across the country, working with partners and staff to drive strategy and growth. Mr. Thomas holds a bachelor’s degree from the University of British Columbia, and warned his Chartered Accountant designation from the Institute of Chartered Accountants of British Columbia, where he was named a Fellow in the Institute in 2008.