KPMG Peru adds new audit partner

KPMG Peru has announced the addition of Cristian Emmerich de Haro as an audit partner to meet the growing demand of the firm’s clients for financial audit services, the listing of shares in capital markets, and debt issuances, among other services.

Posted Thursday, May 27th 2021
KPMG Peru adds new audit partner

"With the addition of Cristian to the team as a new audit partner, KPMG in Peru continues to strengthen and invest in the best talent to offer the best service to our clients and continue to grow together steadily," Oscar Caipo, senior partner of KPMG in Peru, said.

Cristian Emmerich de Haro has more than 25 years’ experience in providing professional services such as due diligence, risk management and internal control in accordance with the Sarbanes-Oxley Act (SOX) to companies active in various industries, including Peruvian companies listed on the New York Stock Exchange.

He has carried out audits in accordance with the standards of the country’s Public Company Accounting Oversight Board (PCAOB).

Prior to joining KPMG, Emmerich de Haro held the position of partner in the audit division and risk area of EY Peru. He has also been an independent member of the board of Banco Azteca del Peru, and chairman of the board of Sporting Cristal club.

He brings to KPMG extensive experience interacting with boards and audit committees of banking entities, pension fund administrators, mutual funds, mining, cement, fishing, telecommunications, retail and real estate companies.

In addition, he is an expert in international financial reporting standards and has led projects for the conversion of financial statements to local standards, including standards of the Peruvian Superintendency of Banking and Insurance (SBS).

“At KPMG in Peru, we adapt to changes and respond by investing in capabilities to meet the growing needs of our clients, associations and regulators; in this way we seek to contribute to the development and competitiveness of the country,” managing partner Óscar Caipo Ricci said.