Zia Williams

Director, Internal Audit, Risk and Compliance Services

KPMG in South Africa

Zia currently leads the Cape Town Internal Audit Risk and Compliance business unit. She has been with the firm for 20 years and was appointed as a Partner in 2020. Zia leads various internal audit, enterprise risk management and governance review engagements for a variety of clients in the private and public sectors. She is also accredited by the Institute of Internal Auditors (IIA) to perform External Quality Assurance Reviews (QAR) and conducts a number of Quality Assurance Reviews for various in-house Internal Audit functions. Zia is the current KPMG South Africa Internal Audit Risk and Compliance (IARCS) business unit People Partner and leads the various IARCS People Strategic initiatives.