We’re pleased to announce the appointment of Evan Bateup, who joins the firm as Chief People Officer on 6 December.

Evan brings more than 15 years of experience to the role and joins KPMG from Vista Group, where he also held the role of Chief People Officer.

Evan is passionate about leading cultural change, creating world-class employee experiences, and championing inclusion and diversity. Prior to his time at Vista Group, Bateup has experience working across industries such as insurance and health. 

KPMG New Zealand Chief Executive Godfrey Boyce said: “Evan will play a lead role in ensuring our KPMG people experience is world-class”.

“Authentic and values-based, Evan’s empathy and respect for people of all walks of life make him the best person to help drive our firm’s high-performing culture forward.”

Evan Bateup

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