KPMG - Klynveld Peat Marwick Goerdeler
KPMG is the result of merger of Peat Marwick International (PMI) and Klynveld Main Goerdeler (KMG), has three lines of services : audit, tax, and advisory. The accounting practice alone contribute about 60 percent of the revenues.
- K originated from the accounting firm Klynveld Kraayenhof & Co.
- P originating from the accounting firm William Barclay Peat & Co.
- M originated from an accounting firm Marwick, Mitchell & Co.
- G originated from the name of a person Dr. Reinhard Goerdeler, chairman of KPMG.