Kevin Harris

Kevin HarrisAs a strong advocate of Leicestershire, Kevin is a prominent member of the local business community as well as being a Board Member of the East Midlands Chamber (Derbyshire, Nottinghamshire, Leicestershire) and former Chairman of the Leicestershire Chamber.

He has worked in the accountancy profession for more than 30 years since graduating from university and obtained an MBA in 2004.

As a ‘hands-on’ business adviser, Kevin works closely with the management and shareholders of privately-owned businesses to first establish and then help deliver their corporate and personal objectives.

Kevin specialises in helping businesses determine and execute their corporate strategy combining both formal training, through an MBA qualification, and practical experience. As a strong communicator and being action-orientated, Kevin is used to working alongside a diverse group of people to get things done. A central part of his role with RSM involves managing a portfolio of local businesses, delivering both advisory support and compliance services, such as audit and taxation.

Kevin was part-owner of a successful regional accountancy practice before joining international audit, tax and consultancy firm RSM as Partner in 2017. With around 3,500 partners and staff in the UK and access to more than 41,400 people in over 120 countries across the RSM network, RSM can meet clients’ needs wherever in the world they operate. As an integrated team, RSM shares skills, insight and resources, as well as a client-centric, collaborative approach that’s based on a deep understanding of clients’ businesses.

Kevin is Chair of the Leicester and Leicestershire Enterprise Partnership (LLEP) and has been heavily involved in helping to attract significant inward investment into Leicestershire in recent years.