Dean is a Philadelphia-based partner who leads PwC’s Risk Assurance practice, including Internal Audit, Third Party Assurance, Process Assurance, IT & Project Assurance, and Governance Risk & Compliance. In this role he directs a team of 3,500 professionals within PwC to advise clients on designing and implementing risk and compliance programs, creating audits and internal controls processes around business performance issues and IT systems, as well as strategy and contingency planning.
With over 26 years of manufacturing industry knowledge and extensive experience counseling domestic and foreign-based multinational companies, Dean is also the former US Leader for the Industrial Products (IP) Sector. Dean has significant SEC experience and has counseled many clients through major mergers and acquisitions, complex tax structures, corporate governance issues, and the intricacies of doing business outside the United States.
Dean serves on the Board of the National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) and is a member of both the American Institute of Certified Public Accounts (AICPA) and the Pennsylvania Institute of Certified Public Accounts (PICPA). Dean holds a B.S. in Business Administration from Drexel University.
Dean was a past Board Member and President of the American Heart Association of Southern New Jersey and a past Board Member of the Southern New Jersey Chamber of Commerce.