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Deloitte LLP recorded $14.91 billion in US revenues in the fiscal year ending May 31, 2014.
Meet Cathy Engelbert
Chief Executive Officer, Deloitte LLP
Cathy Engelbert is CEO of Deloitte LLP, whose subsidiaries provide audit, tax, consulting, and advisory services. Cathy leads the largest professional services firm in the US and is responsible for 70,000 professionals in nearly 90 US cities and India. Deloitte serves 80 percent of the Fortune 500, producing measurable and enduring impact on behalf of our clients, people, communities, and society.
Since 1986, Cathy has had a distinguished career serving large and complex global clients. She previously served as chairman and chief executive officer of Deloitte LLP’s audit subsidiary.
Cathy has held a number of other senior leadership positions at Deloitte. She served on the Deloitte LLP Board of Directors and was a member of the Board’s Strategic Investment, Finance & Audit, Risk, and Regulatory & Government Relations Committees. She has also served as National Managing Partner – Regions for Deloitte & Touche LLP; Deputy National Professional Practice Director; and the Financial Accounting and Reporting Services Quality Risk Manager. Cathy is a past member of the Deloitte LLP Nominating Committee and Deloitte’s Board Council. She has held partner roles serving several of the world’s leading life sciences and pharmaceutical companies and advises multinational companies on financial instrument accounting matters.
Cathy has spoken to influential media including CNBC, Bloomberg, The Wall Street Journal, FOX Business Network and Fortune about key issues including global business trends, professional services and Deloitte’s growth strategy. Cathy also frequently discusses how to advance diversity and inclusion in corporate America with major news outlets, including The Washington Post.
Cathy is a member of the Center for Audit Quality Governing Board and is listed among Crain’s “50 Most Powerful Women in New York” for 2015.
Cathy received a BS in accounting from Lehigh University and is a certified public accountant licensed in Pennsylvania, New York, and New Jersey. She is a member of the Accounting Advisory Board for Lehigh University. Cathy is married and has two children.
As with all Deloitte professionals, Cathy plays a crucial role in serving the investor public, protecting capital markets, and helping our clients to solve their most pressing problems with confidence.
A collection of media coverage featuring Cathy Engelbert
Deloitte US CEO Cathy Engelbert on Fox Business
Cathy Engelbert spoke to Fox Business’s Liz Claman about Deloitte’s business and hiring plans, as well as certain changes clients are experiencing.
Cathy Engelbert on Deloitte and the professional services industry
Forbes recently published a Q&A with CEO Cathy Engelbert. In the piece, Cathy shares her vision for the organization and provides an insider’s look at Deloitte’s direction and strategy.
CEO Cathy Engelbert shares advice and talks about her career path
Cathy Engelbert spoke with Fortune about her path to CEO of Deloitte and shares the best advice she received: Take some risks and don’t stand still.
WSJ story on Deloitte US’s CEO and chairman elections
Cathy Engelbert’s and Mike Fucci’s elections to CEO and Chairman of Deloitte LLP, respectively, were featured in a Wall Street Journal article in February. The piece focuses on the fact that Deloitte is the first major accounting and consulting organization in the U.S. to be led by a woman.
HuffPost Women on Deloitte’s inclusive strategy
HuffPost Women published an article highlighting Deloitte’s industry-leading commitment to diversity and inclusion. The author cites Cathy Engelbert’s election to CEO, as well as the organization’s Inclusion External Advisory Council, as key examples of how Deloitte leads in this space.
Deloitte recognized as a leader
In honor of Mother’s Day, ‘Meet the Press’ host Chuck Todd and Maria Shriver spoke with guests Cathy Engelbert and a Maryland teacher for a segment on the state of the American mother. Deloitte was invited to participate given its family-friendly policies and long history of supporting not just women and moms, but all working professionals.
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