KPMG LLP's board elected Timothy P. Flynn, 48, as chairman and chief executive, replacing Eugene O'Kelly, who will step down from that role to deal with a recent diagnosis of advanced-stage cancer.

O'Kelly, 53, has served as chairman and chief executive since 2002. Previously, he was vice chairman of the firm's financial services practice and a member of the management committee. O'Kelly, who joined KPMG in 1972 in San Francisco, was admitted to the partnership in 1982.

Register or login for access to this item and much more

All Accounting Today content is archived after seven days.

Community members receive:
  • All recent and archived articles
  • Conference offers and updates
  • A full menu of enewsletter options
  • Web seminars, white papers, ebooks

Don't have an account? Register for Free Unlimited Access