Charles W. Peffer is a former audit partner with KPMG LLP. He holds a bachelor’s of business administration from the University of Kansas and a master’s of business administration from Northwestern University.
Peffer became a partner with KPMG’s predecessor firm in 1979 and served in the firm’s Kansas City office as partner in charge of audit from 1986 to 1993 and as the office's managing partner from 1993 to 2000. Peffer retired from KPMG in 2002. He currently serves as a director of Sensata Technologies Holding PLC since 2010; a director of HD Supply Holdings, Inc. since 2013; and a trustee of the Commerce Funds, a family of 7 mutual funds.