Audit company KPMG International has appointed Brian Bannister to the newly created post of head of global communications. Bannister will be based in UK and will be joining KPMG from PwC in December.
Banniester has worked as UK director of communications for the past five years at PwC and has over two decades of experience as a senior corporate communications adviser.
Prior to his stint at PwC, Bannister was director of communications and marketing for the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales. He also previously held the role of head of corporate communications for British Standards Institution (BSI).
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.”