Benson named new UK head of automotive at KPMG
KPMG has appointed Justin Benson as its new UK head of automotive, with immediate effect.
Benson joined KPMG in 2000 and he is a director within the firm, with over a decade of experience in the automotive sector.
He succeeds John Leech who has led the UK automotive practice since 2011 and will now focus on his recently expanded portfolio of audit clients.
Benson commented: “I believe we are entering the most exciting period in automotive since the invention of the car, so I’m delighted to be taking over the reins from John. Under John’s direction, KPMG has demonstrated how important the automotive sector in the UK is for our firm.
“We will continue to invest, particularly in our Mobility 2030 cross-sector ecosystem platform, working with clients and the industry on how the sector responds to the disruption it is experiencing.”For more of the latest industry news, click here.