KPMG Names New Chairman / CE of U.S. Firm

New York-based KPMG LLP has named CEO, John Veihmeyer chairman and chief executive of the U.S. firm for a five-year term, beginning June 10.

Veihmeyer succeeds Timothy Flynn who will focus on his role as chairman of KPMG International. Flynn served as chairman of the U.S. firm since 2005, and chairman of KPMG International since 2007.

Henry Keizer was also elected as deputy chairman and COO, for a five-year term.