KPMG International has appointed Brian Bannister to the newly created post of head of global communications, based in London.
Bannister will join KPMG in December from PwC, where he served for the past five years as UK director of Communications.
He has more than 20 years of experience as a senior corporate communications adviser, including 12 years in the professional services arena.
Rachel Campbell, KPMG Global Head of People, Performance and Culture said: “I’m delighted that Brian is joining our organization in this new global role. He joins a strong team and I look forward to working with him to continue to build KPMG’s profile in the market.”
Brian Bannister said: “I am excited at the opportunity to join KPMG and very impressed by the firm’s growth and development plans. I’m also looking forward to working with KPMG’s very talented marketing and communications teams.”
Prior to joining PwC, Bannister was director of communications and marketing for the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales, and previously, head of corporate communications for BSI.