KPMG and Microsoft Corp. are strengthening their global relationship through a five-year agreement to accelerate digital transformation for KPMG member firms and mutual clients. As part of its announcement to significantly invest in technology, people and innovation, KPMG is modernizing its global workforce of over 207,000 employees across 153 countries using the Microsoft 365 suite of cloud-based collaboration and productivity tools, including Microsoft Teams. KPMG is also utilizing Microsoft Azure and Azure AI as the backbone for a new common, global cloud-based platform. The platform will strengthen KPMG’s range of digital offerings with new innovations in cloud-based audit capabilities, tax solutions and risk management.
Additionally, new integrations between KMPG’s smart audit platform KPMG Clara (built on Microsoft Azure) and Microsoft Teams will provide audit professionals with a more connected experience and simplify workflows.
More details on the collaboration are available at Microsoft News Center.