Kevin Smith

Global Co-Chair of Emerging Giants Centre of Excellence for Private Enterprise, KPMG

Kevin is a partner and the global co-chair of KPMG’s Emerging Giants Centre of Excellence which aims to help and support the most exciting and fastest growing companies on the planet.   He is also the EMA Head of KPMG Private Enterprise which is the firm’s dedicated sub-brand focussed on private businesses.  Formerly the Chairman of KPMG in London, he was a founding partner of the Mayor’s International businesses in London and is an Advisory Board member of Global Tech Advocates.  He is the sponsor of the KPMG Global Tech Innovator competition which will culminate in country winners attending a global final at Web Summit in Lisbon in November.

    11.00 am BST

    Day 1 [EMEA]

    How Tech Firms Can Grow Globally Faster Than Other Businesses

    Companies all over the world witnessed a paradigm shift for their business operations in the year 2020. Tech companies may have had the infrastructure to keep operating as usual during the pandemic, but is it enough to carry them into the new world of work?  

    Join our experts on this panel session as they discuss the evolution and future of the technology sector. Log in and learn: 

    • How technology companies can optimize their operating models to be more agile.  
    • The ways in which technology companies can sustain growth in a constantly changing ecosystem.  
    • Why managing talent is crucial to succeeding in a remote world.