Ross Buckley

Executive Chairman of KPMG New Zealand
Ross Buckley – Speaking at Festival for the Future

Ross Buckley

Executive Chairman of KPMG New Zealand

Biography

Ross is the Executive Chairman of KPMG in New Zealand and a member of KPMG’s Asia Pacific Board and KPMG’s Global Council. During his 33 year career with KPMG he has managed the firm’s Audit and Tax practices in addition to the firms’ People, Performance and Culture function.

Ross has a wealth of experience in a wide range of assignments including serving multinational corporates in providing audit and advisory services. He’s provided advice to a number of sectors including retail and construction, telecommunications, the property and primary sectors, banking and finance, funds management and superannuation activities.
Ross joined KPMG in 1983 and became a Partner in 1994, and has worked in KPMG’s Amsterdam, Toronto, International and Wellington offices and is now based in Auckland.

Ross is married to Irma and father to 15 year old triplets Zac, Michaela and Jordan. In his free time, Ross is active in the sports pursuits of his children and when time permits he enjoys cycling and long distance running.