KPMG In the field of Audit and Accounting we are supported by KPMG. KPMG Switzerland's activities are grouped under KPMG Holding AG (the Swiss member of KPMG International Cooperative, «KPMG International»). In Switzerland, KPMG has approximately 1,600 employees at 11 locations and is a leading provider of Audit, Tax and Advisory services: Audit to create the trust and transparency integral to good corporate governance; and Tax and Advisory services to support successful, all-round corporate management. KPMG sponsors a 50% professorship, two 35% research assistance positions and a contribution to the required infrastructure. The position is held by Prof Dr. Peter Leibfried, MBA, CPA. The sponsorship has been running for since October 2005. It contributes to the dialogue between professionals, faculty and researchers. For further information on KPMG please refer to the column to the right (see quick links). For further information on the KPMG-Chair of Audit and Accounting please refer to the column to the right (see more on topic).