Phil Bennett


Partner, KPMG, LLP

Phil Bennett is the Partner in Charge of KPMG LLP’s (KPMG’s) Risk Management – Technology group with over 25 years of IT, business process, accounting, and auditing experience. In addition, Bennett is KPMG’s campus lead partner for James Madison University.

His professional experience includes providing information security strategies, business continuity plan design, systems implementation support, Sarbanes-Oxley 404 assistance, System and Organization Controls (SOC) reporting and IT-related attestation services, internal audit assistance, and financial statement audit/audit of internal control over financial reporting support. Bennett’s clients have included the American Red Cross, CarMax, General Dynamics, Harman International, Owens & Minor, Sirius XM Radio, Willis Towers Watson, and The World Bank.

He is a Certified Public Accountant (New York and Virginia) and a Certified Information Systems Auditor. He is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, the Virginia Society of Certified Public Accountants, and the Information Systems Audit and Control Association.

He is a member and former Chair of the Richmond Symphony Board of Directors.

Bennett earned a BBA in accounting at James Madison University and an MS in management information systems at The University of Virginia.

Phil is a member of the College of Business Board of Advisors.

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