KPMG is the independent U.S. member firm of KPMG International Cooperative (“KPMG International”). KPMG International’s independent member firms have 189,000 professionals, including more than 9,000 partners, in 152 countries. Using a cross-functional and collaborative approach, we help propel the world's leading organizations toward a successful future while optimizing current performance. KPMG has embarked on its own transformational journey by investing in advanced artificial intelligence including partnerships with many technology providers in the evolving intelligent automation ecosystem. We are helping clients and ourselves understand how these emerging and potentially disruptive technologies can demonstrate customers' new expectations, signal where the next competitor will come from, and revolutionize the way every industry does business to lead what some call the fourth industrial revolution.