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Chairman and Chief Executive Officer
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Lara Abrash is the chairman and chief executive officer of Deloitte & Touche LLP.
As the leader of the US Audit & Assurance practice, Abrash is responsible for overseeing all aspects of the organization including execution of our quality, innovation, growth, and talent strategies. Throughout her career, she has held significant client responsibilities serving as global lead client service partner of a variety of large multinational clients.
Previously, Abrash was deputy CEO for the US Audit & Assurance practice. She has also served as the US Audit & Assurance national managing partner of Audit Innovation and Client Service Delivery, as well as the US Audit & Assurance chief operating officer. Abrash’s leadership philosophy is based on her deep understanding of multinational clients in various industries, her leadership roles and experiences, and her passion for advancing innovation and inclusion in the profession.
Abrash is a licensed certified public accountant in New York and New Jersey and is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants. She holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in economics from the University at Albany, State University of New York and a master’s degree in business administration from Baruch College.