PwC US Announces 11 Partner Promotions in Chicago

Jun 16, 2014, 09:00 ET from PwC US

CHICAGO, June 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- PwC US announced today that 11 professionals from its Chicago office will be admitted into the firm's partnership, effective July 1, 2014.

Their names, lines of service, and primary area or industry of focus are as follows:

Andy Davet          

Tax Partner                  

State and Local Tax

Lou DeFalco

Assurance Partner

Financial Services Asset Management

Chris Dimuzio

Advisory Principal

Product & Services Industries

David Fijol

Tax Principal

Transfer Pricing

Michael Horton

Assurance Principal

Risk Assurance

Kristin Krogstie

Assurance Partner

Retail & Consumer

Daniel Lobatto

Tax Principal

Financial Services, ITS

Eric Matrejek

Advisory Principal

Forensic Services

Tom Ouimette

Assurance Partner   

Transaction Services, Capital Markets & Accounting Advisory Services

Andrya Smith

Assurance Partner

Financial Services

Daniel Swiggett

Assurance Partner


"On behalf of PwC's Chicago market, we congratulate these 11 individuals on achieving a significant career milestone within the firm," said Jim Kolar, managing partner for PwC's Greater Chicago Market. "PwC has been active in the Chicago business community for decades, and our growth is an output of our professionals consistently providing the 'PwC experience' to our clients.  We're excited to see these leaders further grow and strengthen their commitment to our firm, our clients and the Chicago community."

These new partners and principals bring decades of combined experience to the market across multiple industries, such as forensics, retail and consumer, financial services, automotive and capital markets, among others. They are among 180 professionals admitted to the U.S. partnership, representing all PwC service lines. The number includes 69 new partners in audit and assurance, 49 in tax, 61 in advisory and one in internal firm services. The new admissions bring PwC's U.S. partnership to more than 2,850 men and women.

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