James "Chip" Cottrell

Chief Sustainability and Corporate Responsibility Officer

Global Chief Ethics Officer

James "Chip" Cottrell

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James "Chip" Cottrell currently serves as the Global Chief Ethics Officer, championing Deloitte’s Shared Values and Global Code, and collaborating with Deloitte leaders and member firm Ethics Officers to sustain integrity and quality in all that we do. He is also the Global Chief Sustainability and Corporate Responsibility Officer, leading Deloitte’s global corporate responsibility and sustainability strategy, societal impact programs and initiatives, and the internal sustainability performance, advancement, and reporting for Deloitte Global.

Chip is a Certified Public Accountant in the US and China and a UK Chartered Accountant as well as a Chartered Global Management Accountant. He has served as a Deloitte US partner, as the functional leader of several Deloitte US practices and as the Deloitte Global Lead Client Service Partner for key international organizations, including the United Nations. He has also served in a number of roles focused on anti-corruption issues, including co-chair of the United Nations Global Compact Committee on Anti-Corruption, and industry initiatives such as the Partnership Against Corruption Initiative (PACI) at the World Economic Forum.

James "Chip" Cottrell