Business expansion
Location of affected unit(s)
Scattered over KPMG:s offices in Sweden
Professional Services
Professional Legal And Technical Acconuting Activities
Legal And Accounting Activities
69.2 - Accounting, bookkeeping and auditing activities; tax consultancy

350 jobs
Number of planned job creations
Job creation
Announcement Date
8 February 2008
Employment effect (start)
8 February 2008
Foreseen end date
31 December 2008


KPMG is an international auditing company offering services in the areas of auditing, tax consultancy and branch specific economic advisement currently employing 1500 people scattered over 80 Swedish towns.On February 8 Swedish CEO Thomas Thiel was interviewed in the Swedish financial newspaper Dagens Industri, where he announced that 350 new jobs will be created in year 2008 due to high expectations on the financial market in the following years. According to the CEO these expectations would lead to possibilities of business expansion and to new employment opportunities. According to Linda Nordström, PR-spokeswoman for KPMG, the new jobs will be spread over many of the Swedish branches of the company and cover an entire range of competences .


  • 8 February 2008: Dagens Industri


Eurofound (2008), KPMG, Business expansion in Sweden, factsheet number 66294, European Restructuring Monitor. Dublin, https://restructuringeventsprod.azurewebsites.net/restructuring-events/detail/66294.