Sumera's expertise in public and healthcare sectors brings clarity to
EDMONTON, May 4 /CNW/ - KPMG LLP (Canada) today announces the
acquisition of Sumera Management Consulting.
Sumera is a fast-growing firm focused on strategy and organizational
effectiveness in the public, healthcare, and social services sectors.
Sumera's senior management and staff will be fully integrated into
KPMG's Advisory practice in Alberta.
"This significantly increases our capabilities, giving KPMG an edge as
the top tier Advisory firm, particularly in the high-growth area of
healthcare," says Jeff Smith, Canadian Managing Partner of KPMG's
The acquisition also brings together two similar cultures with a track
record for improving quality, performance outcomes, and fiscal
sustainability in the public sector. "Our clients will benefit from the
increased capability and experience of two teams coming together to
provide solutions to a variety of complex problems in the health and
social services sector in Western Canada," says Georgina Black,
National Healthcare Practice Leader at KPMG. "Nationally, this
acquisition supports KPMG's strategy to help our clients successfully
address the global challenge to provide affordable healthcare at the
highest possible quality."
Sumera is recognized for assisting public sector clients in strategy and
planning, program development, systems review, and evaluation and
"We are truly excited to be joining the KPMG family," says Rob Skrypnek,
CEO and Managing Director of Sumera Management Consulting. "We strongly
believe that this new partnership will result in exceptional service
and outcomes for our clients in Alberta, Western Canada, and
This transaction supports KPMG's growth strategy, which in part focuses
on developing opportunities in targeted high-demand market sectors; the
firm is a leader in the Canadian healthcare advisory sector.
SOURCE KPMG LLP
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