International Development Leader, KPMG US
International Development Leader
Mark Fitzgerald is an International Development Leader, and the KPMG network’s Global Lead for the United Nations and the United States Agency for International Development. He has 24 years professional experience, is a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants Ireland, and is a member of the Institute of Internal Auditors.
Mark has extensive experience serving not-for-profit organizations in the U.S. and globally. He has assisted organizations in making grants and funding projects for a variety of charitable purposes in over 70 countries. In addition, he has experience on special projects involving grant and development program design, project audits, performance auditing, and fraud and corruption identification and prevention.
Prior to joining KPMG, Mark was the Director of Internal Audit and Investigations for the United Nations Office for Project Services. While there, Mark was responsible for establishing the oversight function from concept to a fully functioning unit that provided services in accordance with internationally accepted internal auditing standards and international investigation guidelines. Communications with multiple internal and external stakeholders was a key element of Mark’s responsibilities.