KPMG names new global semiconductor leader

KPMG LLP said it has appointed Silicon Valley-based partner Lincoln Clark as the leader of the firm´s global semiconductor industry practice.

A member of KPMG´s Technology, Media and Telecommunications practice, Clark has over 29 years of experience providing auditing and accounting services, including as lead partner for a significant number of multinational companies.

In his new role, Clark will be responsible for setting the strategic priorities and growth agenda for KPMG´s Semiconductor Industry practice, which also produces an annual global semiconductor industry survey and report. He will drive strategy and client services, broaden KPMG relationships with senior semiconductor executives, and continue to serve as the lead partner on a number of client engagements.

Clark replaces partner Packy Kelly who was appointed the Audit Partner in Charge for KPMG´s Bay Area Business Unit.

Clark holds an undergraduate degree in economics and accounting from the University of Leeds in the United Kingdom.

KPMG LLP is an audit, tax and advisory firm, and is the US member firm of KPMG International Cooperative.