Meet Teresa Briggs
Vice Chair and West Region Managing Partner
Teresa Briggs is a Vice Chair and the West Region Managing Partner for Deloitte LLP. In this role she helps drive national strategy, client and business growth, and strategic positioning across the region, which includes 14 offices and over 7,000 people. Ms. Briggs also leads Deloitte’s Bay Area practice.
With more than 30 years of accounting and consulting experience in the technology and consumer business sectors, Ms. Briggs currently serves as the Lead Client Service Partner or Advisory Partner for some of the world’s most prominent companies. Prior to her current role, she served as Deputy Managing Partner for Deloitte’s Clients & Markets organization which focuses on client relationships and industry expertise. Before that, as a Mergers & Acquisitions Partner she served one the largest U.S.-based private equity investors and also spent six years as the Lead Audit Partner for a Fortune 50 company.
In addition to her responsibilities at Deloitte, Ms. Briggs holds a number of significant professional and community positions. She is a member of the Executive Committee of the Bay Area Council and is on the board of directors for the California Academy of Sciences. Additionally, Ms. Briggs serves on the board of trustees for The San Jose Tech Museum and the boards of advisors for the Stanford Technology Ventures Program and the University of Arizona Eller College of Management. She also is an American Leadership Forum Senior Fellow.
Ms. Briggs is a YWCA Tribute to Women TWIN Award honoree and has been named both a San Francisco and Silicon Valley Woman of Influence. She holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Accounting from the University of Arizona Eller College of Management and is a Certified Public Accountant. She currently resides in San Mateo with her 14-year-old son.