Kainos is a UK-headquartered IT provider, across two specialist business areas, digital services and the workday practice.
The appointment follows a “competitive tender process” overseen by the audit committee, in compliance with the statutory audit services for large companies market investigation.
The formal appointment will be for the reporting period commencing 1 April 2021.
Deloitte will conclude the remainder of the audit for the year ending 31 March 2021, having been re-appointed at the 2020 Annual General Meeting.
Andy Malpass, chair of the audit committee, said: “We thank Deloitte for their excellent contribution as auditor for many years and we look forward to working with KPMG in the future.”