Alex Holt

Global Head for Technology, Media & Telecommunications

KPMG International

Alex is the Global Head for Technology, Media & Telecommunications (TMT) for KPMG based in Silicon Valley. A highly accomplished executive with over 20 years international experience, Alex joined KPMG in 2012 as the Chief Operating Officer in the UK, taking up the leadership of the UK TMT Sector in 2015, then moving to Silicon Valley to run KPMG’s multi-billion-dollar global TMT business. Alex leads the thousands of KPMG professionals who serve clients across the TMT sector, from start-ups to trillion-dollar tech giants, with a full range of advisory, tax, and audit services. As well as leading the TMT sector globally, Alex is the Global Lead Partner for several leading technology companies based in Silicon Valley.

Alex also serves on the Board of the anti-poverty charity JobTrain. For 50 years JobTrain has transformed lives and communities in Silicon Valley. It helps the Valley’s most in need reclaim their lives from poverty and unemployment by preparing them for successful, sustainable careers in high-demand and emerging fields.

Prior to KPMG Alex held executive positions in organizations across the technology, media and telecoms industries. Over a period of 10 years he led large teams covering Group Strategy, Investor Relations, Sales, Operations, and Product. Alex holds a Management degree from Leeds University. He is a Member of the Royal Television Society (RTS) and spent 2 years on the RTS Technology Committee.

Areas of expertise

Technology, Media, Telecommunications, Strategy, Transformation, Finance, Regulatory, Digital, 5G, B2B go-to-market

  • Digital-driven transformation
  • Financial Management
  • Media
  • Regulatory environment
  • Strategy
  • Technology
  • Telecommunications
  • Transformation
  • Business Management degree from Leeds University

  • Member of the Royal Television Society