Chris Angelopoulos

Partner - Audit & Assurance

KPMG in Papua New Guinea

Chris is an experienced Audit Partner with over 16 years providing external and internal audit and risk advisory services to clients in financial services, investment and funds management, REITs, property development, construction, hospitality, government grants and engineering sectors, both in Australia and the United States.

Chris has served as the lead external Audit Partner for many public and private companies and has extensive experience in auditing listed vehicles. He has coordinated with international KPMG offices in serving multi-national clients. He has successfully assisted companies to manage the requirements of group reporting, consolidation and coordinated large global audit engagements. Chris is responsible for the ultimate delivery of an audit from extensive planning and direction of an engagement through to identification and resolution of risks and issues. He also has experience with regulatory audits (including Compliance Plans, AFSL and Controls reporting). He regularly attends Board and Audit & Compliance committee meetings and is able to bring real insight into the trends within the broader financial services, real estate markets as well as governance matters.

In addition to audits, Chris has also worked on numerous capital markets transactions, including Initial Public Offerings, public debt raising and assisted several companies to “simplify” their financial reports as part of the journey to “integrated reporting”. Chris also has a significant amount of acquisition due diligence experience.



  • Financial Statement audits
  • Compliance audits
  • Internal audit
  • Risk management framework review
  • New accounting standard implementation
  • Technical accounting advice and training facilitation
  • Public debt raisings
  • IPO
  • Operating control review
  • Business improvement identification and implementation
  • Agreed-upon procedures


  • Bachelor of Commerce (Finance and Accounting), Sydney Australia


  • Member, CPA Papua New Guinea
  • Member, Institute of Chartered Accountants in Australia and New Zealand
  • Registered Company Auditor