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Going audit-gital

KPMG chairman Bill Thomas tells how technology has impacted the work of auditors, and delivers an impassioned response to recent criticism of scandals in the accounting profession.

"In a job, you need two things to keep going. One is to make a difference - sometimes, that's a small difference; sometimes, that's a big difference - every day. And you've got to have fun doing it." - Bill Thomas.

CRACK auditor and boardroom bigwig he may be, but KPMG global chairman William "Bill" Thomas is a family man at heart.

Even though his two older children have flown the coop to attend university, he still jets across the world on weekends to spend time in Toronto with his wife and their...

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