Bob Moritz is the Chairman and Senior Partner of the US firm of PwC, after having been re-elected by the US partnership in January 2013 to serve another four-year term ending June 30, 2017. He is also a member of the PwC global network leadership team, which includes the senior partners from the network's four largest territories. Prior to July 2009, Bob served as the Assurance Leader of the US firm from 2006 to 2009; and from 2004 to 2006 was the Managing Partner of the New York office and Metro Region.
Bob joined the firm in 1985 and became a partner in 1995. From 1998 to 2001, he served as the Metro Region Financial Services Leader. From 2001 to 2004, he led the Financial Services Audit and Business Advisory practice, which includes the banking, capital markets, insurance, investment management and real estate sectors.
Bob served a three-year tour in PwC Tokyo, providing audit and advisory services to numerous European and US-based financial services organizations operating in Japan.
He is a graduate of the State University of New York at Oswego and is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, the New York State Society of CPAs and the New Jersey State Society of CPAs. He is the chair of the Center for Audit Quality Governing Board and board member of the Oswego College Foundation. Other board memberships include the Atlantic Council, the Conference Board and the Partnership for New York City.
Bob resides in Westchester County, NY and has two children.
Talent remains key if US businesses are to lead the global economy to recovery. Read US Chairman and Senior Partner Bob Moritz's blog post in HBR's series on American competitiveness.