Principal, Strategy, KPMG LLP
Gillian Morris serves as KPMG’s US head of chemicals and has spent over 25 years supporting corporate and private equity clients deliver actionable corporate and business unit strategies, many of which have involved acquisitions and divestitures. She works with clients to develop levers for business resilience in the current chemical industry climate, addressing such global chemical industry trends as sustainability, changing customer dynamics and interfaces, the future of mobility, digital enablement, cyber risk, supply chain disruptors, activist investors, among others.
She has always been a strong voice for women and inclusion since starting out in the chemical industry in the late 1980s. Born and raised in the UK, she holds a Bachelor of Chemistry degree from Durham University, UK, and has lived in the US for the past 30 years. She currently resides in Minneapolis/St. Paul, MN, with her husband and two children.