Our Prosperity pillar focuses on purposeful services, quality education and community resilience.

Purposeful services

We support clients in growing their businesses through our multi-disciplinary approach and practical industry knowledge. The services we provide at KPMG in Malaysia are audit, tax and advisory (which includes financial risk advisory, sustainability, technology consulting, data and analytics).

We provide insights on issues faced by the global business community, such as energy and natural resources, financial services, digital banking, consumer and industrial markets, infrastructure, government and healthcare, technologies, media and telecommunications.

KPMG Education Trust Fund

The KPMG Education Trust Fund (“the Trust”) was established as part of the firm’s ongoing commitment to champion lifelong learning and empower education for B40 and young talents nationwide. The Trust annually commits RM500,000 to support our community through three sponsorship programs and one scholarship program:

Under the KPMG Young Spark program, each KPMG office across Malaysia supports a local school in their community. Collectively in FY22, 134 students from the B40 community across ten schools were sponsored by the firm, amounting to RM110,500 in sponsorships . On top of that, each school were given 2 refurbished laptops worth RM1,200 each. Carrying on our aim to support B40 students by easing their financial burden, we also continue to support and maintain a long-term relationship with these schools.

School Championing KPMG office
SK Bukit Lanjan (Asli) Petaling Jaya
SK Taman Sri Muda Petaling Jaya
SK Convent (1) Bukit Nanas Petaling Jaya
SK Wira Jaya Ipoh
SJK(C) Chung Hua Tudan Miri
SK St Anne Labuan
SMK Bukit Gambir Penang
SMK Permas Jaya 2 Johor Bahru
SMK Sg Tapang Kuching
SMK Limbanak Kota Kinabalu

For FY22, the firm awarded scholarships to more than 150 recipients nationwide under the Trust. The firm also presented sponsorships to 6 children of KPMG personnel across several offices under the KPMG Young Excellence program. Nine undergraduates received the KPMG ASEAN Scholarship, whereas another 16 students were recipients of the KPMG Young Star sponsorship program. The event was attended by the beneficiaries, their families, along with the KPMG Education Trust Fund Board of Trustees and Partners.

Academic and Sports Achievement Awards (ASAA)
We celebrate the achievements of our people’s children through the Academic and Sports Achievement Awards (ASAA). The Academic Achievement is awarded based on grade point average under two categories, the High Achievers Award and the Merit Award. As for sports, the Sportsperson's Award is intended to recognize the children of KPMG personnel in representing their school, district, state, or country; a reward of excellence is presented to those who are placed first, second, or third in their respective sports.

Triple A-scored Program
Advancing on our agenda to support the B40 community, we established this program to provide refurbished laptops to eligible KPMG employees in support of educational opportunities for children during the COVID-19 pandemic. In total, 51 units of laptops were distributed to 51 children of KPMG personnel across 8 operating entities.

KPMG Virtual Adventour
KPMG’s Technology Risk and Cyber Security (TRC) team organized the KPMG Virtual Adventour in October 2022 in conjunction with the KPMG Global Cyber Day initiative. This one-hour workshop aimed at enhancing awareness of cyber security among youths. A total of 245 students participated in the workshop held at two schools located in Kuala Lumpur, SK Taman Sri Muda in Shah Alam and SK Convent (1) Bukit Nanas.

Children’s Day Carnival
KPMG teams volunteered with the event set-up and post-event clean-up at a Children’s Day Carnival organized by SK Convent (1) Bukit Nanas, a school championed by the Petaling Jaya office.

MoU with universities
We have strengthened relationships with 14 top universities and colleges through a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to empower the next generation of leaders. To date , we have Under this initiative, the firm has conducted over 500 engagement sessions and introduced programs, sponsorships and scholarships.

Community resilience

Food aid

At KPMG in Malaysia, we want to deliver a positive impact on our community, and we do this by participating in the preparation and distribution of meals for the less fortunate with Kechara Soup Kitchen every month.

Epic Homes

KPMG raised close to RM300,000 with generous contributions from the ASPAC region firms to fund the building of three homes for the indigenous community in Selangor, which was completed in partnership with Extraordinary People Impact Communities (EPIC) Homes. Over 9 days, our partners, staff, student ambassadors and vacation trainees worked together to improve the living conditions of the Orang Asli families residing at Kampung Sungai Kelubi in Selangor.

Blood donation drive

Annually, we collaborate with Pusat Darah Negara for an in-house blood donation drive at KPMG Tower. In FY22, a total of 104 KPMG professionals participated in these blood donation drives.

Flood relief

Our firm mobilized KPMG professionals to aid with the aftermath of the flash floods that occurred in the Klang Valley in December 2021. Our teams provided relief for 50 families affected by the tragedy.