Paul DeNicola

Managing Director, Governance Insights Center

Paul DeNicola is a managing director in PwC’s Governance Insights Center, which strives to strengthen the connection between directors, executive teams and investors by helping them navigate the evolving governance landscape.

With more than 15 years of corporate governance experience, Paul has a broad range of knowledge in numerous emerging governance issues. Paul is also an Associate Professor at New York University's Stern School of Business where he teaches courses in corporate governance and professional responsibility. Paul serves on the board of the Society for Corporate Governance and on the Markets Advisory Council of the Council of Institutional Investors.

Paul has authored and contributed to many PwC governance publications, including the renowned Annual Corporate Directors Survey. He has twice been named to Directorship Magazines list of the 100 most influential people in US corporate governance. Paul was also honored as a recipient of the Rising Star Award from the Millstein Center for Corporate Governance and Performance at the Yale School of Management.

Paul earned his BA and MA degrees in interdisciplinary studies from The Gallatin School of New York University and completed a PhD in philosophy and communications at the European Graduate School in Saas-Fee Switzerland. He lives in New York with his wife and three children.