This is our commitment to support the UK in a connected world.
People quite rightly want to know more about the organisations they are working with, buying from, and investing in. That's why, for the first time, we're reporting collectively on our impact across five areas: our firm, our people, our clients, our communities and of course, our planet.
This is just the start, and we know we have further to go, but by taking this important step we're giving people a common way of measuring our ESG progress and holding ourselves accountable to drive change."Jon Holt Chief Executive, KPMG in the UK
The climate crisis is becoming more extreme, the impact of COVID-19 has brought social injustice even more into the spotlight and the landscape for corporate reform is rapidly evolving. We have a responsibility to help shape disclosures and to convene and support business to accelerate progress on their ESG journey. This is a real opportunity for UK business to lead the way and position the UK as a great place to do business and invest.Bina Mehta Chair, KPMG in the UK
Our firmBehaving ethically and upholding our professional, ethical and quality standards at all times, guided by Our Values and Our Code of Conduct.
Working with our stakeholders to restore trust in the audit profession.
Engaging 100+ suppliers to make significant carbon reductions across our supply chain through our sustainable procurement programme.
Our clientsWe are committed to a multidisciplinary model and believe it is core to our past and future success.
As a purpose-driven firm, we have a fundamental duty to serve the public interest and build trust.
ESG will become the watermark that runs throughout our firm.
Our peopleProtect the health and wellbeing of our people and empower them to work in new and more flexible ways, enabling them to thrive.
Deliver against our ambitious 2030 inclusion, diversity and equity commitments, helping to create an environment where diversity of experience, background and perspective are truly valued, and our people feel empowered to come as they are.
Develop a continuous learning culture that supports people to grow in their own way and provides opportunities to learn for a lifetime. A place where everyone can make their mark.
Support our people to do work that matters, helping to build a stronger, fairer society.
Our communitiesBetween 2020 and 2025, we will work directly with 150,000 beneficiaries to develop essential skills and improve social mobility.
By 2025, we will convene over 2,000 organisations to support our literacy and numeracy flagships to improve social mobility.
We’ll raise £1m for Marie Curie by September 2023 (through fundraising and pro bono support).
Our planetWe’ll be Net Zero by 2030. We will achieve this by:
- Using 100% renewable electricity across our estate by 2024.
- Switching to renewable gas across our estate by 2030.
- Engaging 100+ suppliers to make significant carbon reductions across our supply chain through our Sustainable Procurement Programme.
- Making significant carbon reductions on our business travel through our ambitious ‘greening’ travel strategy.
Become a zero-waste business – eliminating all avoidable waste from our operations – by 2030.
Globally, KPMG has committed to understanding and improving our impact on nature.
We have a long history across the UK, stretching back over 150 years. We support the UK in a connected world and below you can discover what that means for some of our people, clients and communities.
Our founder believed in our profession's potential to be a force for good in society as well as the economy. Over the years, we've held onto that idea, striving to break down barriers inside the firm and make a difference outside.Discover more
The Skills City report is based on the voices of leaders and influencers in four metropolitan cities: Birmingham, Glasgow, Liverpool and London. It discusses the skills we need to focus on and what needs to change to deliver them.Read the report
We have partnered with the University of Leeds and the University of Nottingham, the first in a number of strategic partnerships driving insight for clients and supporting regional economic growth.Discover more
FIDO Tech have been named the UK's top tech innovator in a competition run by KPMG Private Enterprise. They will go on to compete with 17 other countries in the Global Tech Innovator Web Summit.Discover more
KPMG is a global organisation of independent professional services firms. Our people work with clients and communities across the world to deliver our purpose: to inspire confidence and empower change. We’ve made a global commitment to spend more than $1.5 billion US dollars over the next three years, specifically to focus on the Environmental, Social and Governance change agenda. Our global Impact Plan brings together our commitments in these areas.