KPMG LLP, the audit, tax and advisory firm (https://home.kpmg/us/en/home.html), is the independent U.S. member firm of KPMG International Cooperative (“KPMG International”). We operate in 154 countries and with more than 197,000 people working in member firms around the world. The independent member firms of the KPMG network are affiliated with KPMG International Cooperative, a Swiss entity. Each KPMG firm is a legally distinct and separate entity and describes itself as such. KPMG International has been named a Leader in the Forrester Research Inc. report, The Forrester WaveTM, Information Security Consulting Services, Q3 2017.