Deloitte appoints new Managing Partner for Victoria
The appointment follows Tom’s promotion to Chairman of Deloitte Australia last month.
Peter Forrester, Managing Partner – Markets, said: “With many years of corporate advisory experience across a broad range of industries, Jeremy brings a unique blend of extensive industry, investment banking and Deloitte experience that will enable him to be a very effective leader of our Melbourne office.”
A well respected corporate finance advisory partner, Jeremy commenced his career with John Swire & Sons, working in a variety of roles with Cathay Pacific Airways in Hong Kong, Indonesia and the Middle East. He joined the Deloitte Melbourne office in 2009 from Investec Bank and is currently the head of Deloitte’s Melbourne Financial Advisory practice.
“I’m delighted to be given the opportunity to take on the Managing Partner, Victoria role,” said Jeremy. “What excites me most about this appointment is being in a position to make a real difference in two areas I am passionate about - our clients and our people. Ultimately, their combined success and connectivity is what lies at the core of our business and I’m driven by making an impact across each of them. Under Tom’s leadership, our focus on our clients in particular has resulted in our business achieving tremendous growth in Melbourne. I intend to build on this strong momentum.”
Chairman of Deloitte Australia, Tom Imbesi commented: “I’m really pleased to pass on the baton to Jeremy who I know will be an outstanding leader for our Melbourne office. It’s an exciting prospect to have Jeremy, myself and our Deputy Chairman, Peter Bars, all based in Melbourne. Together, we are committed to further connecting with the local market and supporting our clients by delivering innovative, tailored solutions to solve their complex business issues.”