Echevarria joins White House Forum on Women and Economy
In April 2012, Deloitte U.S. CEO Joe Echevarria joined a panel discussion with other leaders at the White House Forum on Women and the Economy.
Shaping "The Great Transformation" – World Economic Forum, Davos
The World Economic Forum Annual Meeting held in Davos-Klosters, Switzerland, presents a yearly opportunity to gauge the world’s perspective on pressing economic and social issues.
On June 8, in support of Deloitte’s annual IMPACT Day, U.S. CEO Joe Echevarria visited the South Bronx to offer education and career advice to high school students at the Community School for Social Justice (CSSJ). Echevarria encouraged the group to have passion, positive attitudes and the commitment to finish what they start – especially their education.
On February 22, Deloitte U.S. CEO Joe Echevarria spoke to the Columbus Metropolitan Club on the topic of “Making America Stronger.” He shared his thoughts on the state of the U.S. economy, what he’s hearing from business leaders, compassionate capitalism, and the steps government should take to help spur growth.
In September, Deloitte LLP CEO Joe Echevarria was named to Accounting Today’s "Top 100 Most Influential People in Accounting" list for 2011. When asked about the most important issue currently facing the accounting profession, Echevarria replied, in part: “The most important issue is the role of the independent audit in the evolving business and financial reporting environment. … We have a historic opportunity to re-examine the auditor’s contribution to investor protection.”
Deloitte LLP CEO Joe Echevarria talks about his plans for expansion and trends in the accounting profession.
In an op-ed published in September 2011 in Roll Call, the newspaper of Capitol Hill, Deloitte CEO Joe Echevarria argues that government should adapt best practices from the private sector.
Deloitte CEO Joe Echevarria was interviewed by LEADERS Magazine for its annual issue on New York City leaders. In the October/November/December issue, Echevarria discusses his key priorities, factors that help differentiate Deloitte, growth in the U.S. and emerging markets, and innovation.
Joseph Echevarria has been elected to the position of chief executive officer and Punit Renjen has been elected to the position of chairman of the board of Deloitte LLP. Echevarria succeeds Barry Salzberg, who was elected to the position of global chief executive officer of Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu Limited (DTTL). Renjen succeeds Sharon Allen, who is retiring after serving two consecutive four-year terms. Echevarria and Renjen will begin their new roles on June 1, 2011, the start of Deloitte's new fiscal year.