PKF International appoints Theo Vermaak as interim Chief Executive Officer
29 Apr 2020
PKF International announces the appointment of Theo Vermaak as interim Chief Executive Officer of PKF International with effect from May 1, 2020.
Theo has previously been a member of the PKF International team and has held the positions of Chairman of the International Professional Standards Committee and Regional Director of Africa. Theo also previously served as the Chairman of the Forum of Firms.
Christos Antoniou, Chairman of the Board commented: “Theo’s experience and knowledge, with more than 15 years within the network, will provide the stability and strong leadership required to successfully navigate the current climate.
The Board would like to thank James Hickey for his contribution and hard work over the last year and wish him the best for the future.”
Theo commented: “I am delighted to be returning to PKF International. It is a strong network made up of special people, with a long history of supporting firms and driving values that transcend cultures and cross continents.
“I have first-hand experience of the significant benefits that network collaboration brings to our firms. As we face the challenges of COVID-19 together, I believe this is a time for us to focus on the fundamentals: carefully supporting our firms to help their clients.
“As always, PKF International’s main priorities are to connect our members and facilitate real collaboration and harness our collective strengths.”