Chairman – Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu Limited, Managing Partner, International Markets – Deloitte LLP in the United Kingdom
Steve Almond is the Chairman of Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu Limited’s (DTTL) Global Board of Directors, responsible for overseeing the highest governing body of DTTL.
Almond also serves as Managing Partner of International Markets at Deloitte LLP in the United Kingdom. In this role, he looks after Deloitte United Kingdom’s international relationships and activities. He has Executive responsibility for Switzerland (part of Deloitte United Kingdom) and oversees the UK member firm’s investments in the Commonwealth of Independent States.
Previously, Almond was Deputy Global Chief Executive Officer, Clients, DTTL. In this role, Almond was responsible for promoting and driving strong professional relationships and world-class cross-border service delivery to strategically important clients throughout the Deloitte member firm network. Prior to this role, Almond served as Global Managing Director, Audit, Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu for four years.
Almond has more than 30 years of experience in the financial services sector. He has also undertaken many consulting and advisory assignments, including a review of controls in the worldwide trading and asset management activities of a major UK banking group.
Almond earned his Bachelor’s degree from the University of London. He is a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales, and a member of the Deloitte UK Executive. He also sat on the Deloitte UK Board for nearly 15 years and was a member of the Deloitte Global Executive Committee.