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James H. Quigley

Chief Executive Officer Emeritus / Retired Senior Partner, Deloitte
New York, NY, USA

James H. Quigley
CEO Emeritus

James H. Quigley, CEO Emeritus, retired as Senior Partner from Deloitte U.S. in June 2012.  From 2007 until 2011, he was CEO of Deloitte, Touche & Tohmatsu Limited (DTTL) (the global network).  Previously, from 2003 until 2007, Jim was CEO, Deloitte U.S.  The Deloitte member firms provide audit, tax, consulting, and financial advisory services to public and private clients in 150 countries. Throughout his 37 years with the organization, Jim has held numerous key leadership roles and built a distinguished track record of service to many multinational clients.

Jim was recently elected as a member of the Board of Directors of Wells Fargo & Company, and will serve as a member of their Audit and Examination Committee. Jim is a member of the Board of Directors for HESS Corporation and currently serves as their chairman of the Audit Committee.  In addition, he also serves on the boards of Merrimack Pharmaceuticals, Inc., German Marshall Fund of the United States, and is a Trustee of the International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS) Foundation. He also serves as the U.S. co-chairman of the TransAtlantic Business Dialogue (TABD), as well as a member of the National Advisory Committee – Brigham Young University and the Advisory Board of the Center for Leadership and Ethics – Duke Fuqua Business School.

Jim has a history of involvement in various business and community groups in the United States, including The Economic Club of New York, The Council on Competitiveness, The Japan Society, Catalyst – the Center for Audit Quality, the U.S. Chamber of Commerce, the Financial Accounting Foundation, the U.S. Council for International Business, the Business Roundtable, the Shanghai International Financial Advisory Council, the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission Advisory Committee on Improvements to Financial Reporting, and numerous committees of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and Junior Achievement of New York City.

Jim is the co-author of As One: Individual Action, Collective Power (2011), a best-selling book that addresses the leadership challenge of creating environments that inspire large groups to work together toward a common goal.

Jim earned a Bachelor of Science degree and an honorary Doctorate of Business from Utah State University. He was awarded an honorary degree of Doctor of Commercial Science from Bentley College in Waltham, Massachusetts.


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