National Managing Partner, Global Strategy Group
National Managing Partner, Brand & Engagement
Margaret Cowle is a member of National Executive Committee of KPMG. Reporting to the CEO, she holds the dual roles of National Managing Partner, Global Strategy Group, and Brand & Engagement. She is responsible for the growth and development of the firm’s Strategy Consulting Business working with clients, as well as leading Brand, Marketing, Communications, Government Relations and Corporate Citizenship for the firm.
Prior to her current roles, Margaret was based in Japan for three years as Head of Managing Consulting for KPMG’s Asia Pacific region, and worked with global and regional Financial Services clients across strategy, deals and operational improvement.
Before moving to Australia, Margaret was based in Europe and worked in investment banking with Goldman Sachs.
Margaret holds Bachelor degrees in Commerce (Finance, Accounting & Systems) and in Laws from the University of New South Wales.
Margaret has played an active role in diversity and inclusion throughout her career. She had responsibility for Diversity at Goldman Sachs in Europe, managed women networks and ran iconic female client events in London focused on business issues and connecting women in business.
Margaret is an active member of the Senior Female Leaders program for Indigenous Women and Australian business, organised by Jawun.