Kristal Pihama

Director - Deal Advisory


KPMG in New Zealand

Kristal is a Director in KPMG's Deal Advisory division and heads the North Island liquidations team. As a Licensed Insolvency Practitioner and Barrister and Solicitor of New Zealand, Kristal has had over 15 years’ of legal, technical and operational experience in insolvency, debt recovery and enforcement. In her roles across public and private sectors, Kristal has developed a versatile set of skills across insolvency, debt recovery, civil and criminal enforcement, leadership, project management and risk assessment. Kristal also co-leads Kiwa, which is KPMG’s national Maori and Pasifika network.

  • BSc/LLB (Psychology)

  • PostGrad Dip Bus, MBA (Hons)