Linda Imonti has been named advisory leader for the West Region and the Chicago market. at KPMG LLP, the audit, tax and advisory firm. In this new role, Imonti, 49, will be responsible for ensuring continued advisory growth in the western half of the United States. Imonti joined KPMG in 2006 and has considerable experience in helping companies develop innovative strategic plans and turning business strategies into operational strategie, and has been an advisory leader on complex global engagements. She has held key roles at KPMG, including Global Business Intelligence practice leader, National Business Intelligence practice leader, and Midwest region Financial Management practice leader. Imonti has a bachelor of science degree from San Francisco State University.