Business 100 - 2013

Dennis M. Nally/PwC

Dennis Nally has served as chairman of PricewaterhouseCoopers International Ltd., the coordinating and governance entity of the PwC network, since 2009. Prior to that, he was the chairman and senior partner of the U.S. firm of PwC. He joined Pwc’s Detroit office in 1974.

Dennis is a frequent speaker at major forums on issues affecting the global capital markets. A graduate of Western Michigan University, Dennis also completed executive programs at Columbia and Penn State universities. He is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, the International Business Council of the World Economic Forum, The Business Roundtable, Duke University’s Fuqua School of Business board of visitors, and the Carnegie Hall Society board of trustees.

As a second-generation Irish American with roots in Mayo, Dennis believes that “with a strong foundation of hard work and determination anything can be accomplished. My Irish ancestry demonstrated this by my grandparents and parents.”