KPMG UK has appointed Hugh Kelly as a director in its regulatory accounting advisory team.
Kelly previously worked as head of regulatory and competition finance at RGL Finance, which advises corporate, legal and public sector clients including the European Commission.
Kelly originally trained at KPMG and then worked an adviser for banks such as Fuji Bank and Moscow Narodny Bank.
Kelly also worked for the British communications regulator OFCOM . KPMG head of accounting advisory services Andrew Milner said Kelly has a solid finance background and thorough knowledge of regulation and competition issues.
“His experience will give our clients a real edge in these important aspects of business, which are likely to become more prominent in the current economic climate,” Milner said.