Robert Moritz will become chairman and senior partner of
PricewaterhouseCoopers US (PwC) on 1 July.

Moritz, who currently leads the
firm’s assurance business, will succeed Dennis Nally, who will
become chairman of PricewaterhouseCoopers International.

Moritz joined PwC in 1985 and has held a
number of leadership positions. Robert Moritz

Before becoming leader of the assurance
business in 2006, he served as managing partner of the firm’s New
York office and led the US-wide financial services practice.

Moritz has extensive experience serving large
multinational clients in a variety of industries, principally in
the banking, capital markets, insurance, investment management and
real estate sectors.

He also served on a three-year assignment with
PwC’s Japanese member firm where he provided audit and advisory
services to European and US-based financial services organisations
operating in Japan.