KPMG and Microsoft have announced a multi-year cloud and AI alliance to supercharge the employee experience and accelerate innovation for clients. This alliance will unlock potential growth of over US$12 billion and empower KPMG’s global workforce of 265,000 to unleash their creativity and provide faster analysis.
iveness and industry expertise to help clients unlock their full potential and accelerate their digital transformation. We look forward to continuing to work together to deliver the most trusted and innovative solutions to our mutual clients.”
KPMG and Microsoft enter landmark agreementKPMG and Microsoft have announced a significant expansion of their global relationship to reshape professional services across a number of business-critical areas. This multi-year cloud and AI alliance will supercharge the employee experience and accelerate innovation for clients across Audit, Tax and Advisory.
Unlocking potential growthKPMG has committed to a multibillion dollar investment in Microsoft cloud and AI services over the next 5 years, unlocking potential incremental growth opportunity for KPMG of over US$12 billion. This will enable KPMG’s 265,000 global workforce to unleash their creativity, provide faster analysis and spend more time on strategic advice.
AI innovativeness and industry expertiseAs an early access partner for Microsoft 365 Copilot and Azure OpenAI Service, KPMG professionals will pilot the technologies with select business groups to enhance client engagements and accelerate digital solution development. Bill Thomas, Global Chairman and CEO, KPMG International, said:
“Our renewed and strengthened relationship with Microsoft is an exciting moment for our people and our clients. It will help harness the power of our multidisciplinary model by ensuring that our people always have the right expertise, skills, and tools to overcome challenges and provide the very best advice to clients.”Satya Nadella, Chairman and CEO, Microsoft, said:
“We have a real opportunity to apply this next generation of AI to help transform every industry, including professional services. Our expanded partnership with KPMG will bring together AI innovativeness and industry expertise to help clients unlock their full potential and accelerate their digital transformation.”
AI at the forefront of professional services
A better future for clients and societyKPMG and Microsoft are committed to responsibly using cutting-edge cloud and AI technologies to unlock sustainable growth and build a better future for their people, clients and society. This expanded alliance will ensure that KPMG professionals always have the right expertise, skills, and tools to provide the very best advice to clients and help them keep pace with the rapidly evolving AI landscape.
ConclusionKPMG and Microsoft have come together to put AI at the forefront of professional services. This multi-year cloud and AI alliance will help KPMG clients keep pace with the rapidly evolving AI landscape, unlock potential incremental growth opportunity for KPMG, and build a better future for their people, clients and society.
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