Kenmir will take up the role with immediate effect.
He will be responsible for helping to develop the range and depth of financial services regulatory related offering.
PricewaterhouseCoopers UK financial services regulatory practice chairman Pat Newberry says: “The financial regulatory environment continues to change faster than at any time in its history. The financial services industry is facing unprecedented levels of regulatory pressure and our clients have to contend with a number of new regulatory challenges and hurdles.
“David brings invaluable insight into the way regulatory systems operate and how they will evolve over the next few years. This will be invaluable to our clients in helping them navigate the challenges that lay ahead.”
Kenmir adds: “Financial services firms and the markets in which they operate are facing a period of significant change as governments and regulators continue to respond to the financial crisis.
“I am looking forward to helping clients manage the challenges and make the most of the opportunities that these changes will inevitably bring.”