KPMG Appoints Former Statistician-General as its Chief Economist
KPMG Nigeria has appointed a former Nigerian Statistician-General, Dr Oyeyemi Kale, as its chief economist.
KPMG Nigeria announced the appointment in a statement, noting that the partners and staff of the firm were pleased to welcome Kale, the former statistician-general of the federation between 2011 to 2021.
According to the statement, the new chief economist would lead the firm’s view on macroeconomics and enhance the breadth of its solutions involving economic modelling and macroeconomic analysis in private and public sector clients.
Kale holds a B.Sc. Honours degree in Economics (first class) from Addis Ababa University and an M.Sc. (distinction) and PhD in Economics from The London School of Economics and Political Science, the statement said.