in brief KPMG's IT advisory director Bob Hayward has left the
professional services firm within the last week.
A spokesperson for the company confirmed that he left on 27
March on his own steam, but was unable to provide any details as to
Hayward joined KPMG in January 2008, when the company hoped to
strengthen its IT advisory practice.
He is well known within the industry, having spent over 10
years working at Gartner, ending as a senior vice president and fellow for its Asia-Pacific/Japan operations. He also had a short stint with Springboard
Research as well as being the co-founder for a number of technology
firms in Asia and Australia.