KPMG has been ranked number one by clients for the quality of member firms’ security services in Source Global Research’s latest report, Perceptions of Risk Firms in 2021. KPMG received the highest score of the 16 vendors evaluated in this category – a high achievement determined by clients and prospects alone.

In this client perceptions study, Source Global Research aims to provide a current snapshot of risk advisory firms by surveying 300 clients and prospects. Survey participants represented a wide range of sectors, with 91% working in companies with over US$500M in revenue.

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KPMG brand ranking number one among risk firms

In addition, KPMG also ranked number one for ‘current brand score’ among risk advisory firms. This ranking is based on mindshare, our level of credibility, authority, and competitive resilience — and topping this ranking recognizes our brand as the strongest in clients’ minds today.

Other first place rankings include:

  • Future readiness – Assesses the extent to which we are best positioned for the services clients will increasingly demand in the future.
  • Mindshare of risk firms – Measures how aware clients are of our brand and how relevant we are to clients.
  • Quality of governance and compliance services – Calculates clients’ ratings of our governance and compliance services based on quality.

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