Cybersecurity, Privacy & Forensics Operations Leader, PwC US
John is the US Markets and Operations Leader for the Risk Assurance practice. The Risk Assurance practice is a Global Business with over 150 partners and 3,000 professionals in the US that advises companies on Internal Controls, monitoring of business risks, compliance with regulations, IT Controls/Data Integrity, and Internal Audit.
John is a member of PwC's US Assurance Leadership Team and is responsible for recommending Firm actions on Quality, Risk Assurance strategy matters and new client opportunities. John is also the National Leader of our Executive Recruitment function for the Assurance practice. He also serves as the partner on a number of large multi-national companies bringing a deep functional expertise in Accounting issues, Merger & Acquisition, Internal Controls and Governance matters to his clients.
John has held a wide variety of leadership roles for PwC, including most recently as the Midwest Region Assurance Leader and the Firm's US Geography Leader responsible for strategic planning and operational matters. In addition, John led the Chicago LBO/private equity practice for the Firm's Transaction Services Group and his experience covers a broad range of deal structures and challenges.
John is a member of the Economic Club of Chicago, Executives Club of Chicago, the Executive Committee of the Lyric Opera of Chicago, (also serving as Audit Committee Chairman), is a Trustee of the Morton Arboretum (also serving as Finance Committee Chairman), and is a member of the Business Advisory Council for the University of Wisconsin (Milwaukee) Business School.