Joe Ucuzoglu is the National Managing Partner, Regulatory and Public Policy, of Deloitte LLP. Joe has overall responsibility for regulatory and public policy actions of the firm, and provides strategic direction for quality and professional matters. Joe is a member of the firm's Executive Committee.
In his current role, Joe also participates actively in the management of the audit practice, serving on both the Board of Directors and Executive Committee of the firm's Audit & Enterprise Risk Services subsidiary, Deloitte & Touche LLP.
In addition to his national management roles, Joe has retained significant audit partner responsibilities, serving as the engagement quality review (concurring review) partner on one of the firm's largest multinational audit clients.
Previously, Joe was as a partner in the National Office Accounting Consultation Group of Deloitte & Touche LLP. Joe is a subject matter expert in a variety of accounting and SEC reporting matters, and speaks frequently to external audiences on financial reporting topics of interest.
Prior to rejoining the firm, Joe served as the Senior Advisor to the Chief Accountant at the Securities & Exchange Commission. In that capacity, he advised the Chief Accountant of the SEC on complex accounting, auditing, and public policy matters, and interacted frequently with other governmental agencies and congressional staff.
Joe is a graduate of the University of Southern California (USC). Joe serves on the Executive Committee of USC's SEC Financial Reporting Institute. Joe is also active in the Center for Audit Quality, an autonomous, nonpartisan group devoted to fostering high quality performance by public company auditors.