Business 100 – 2016

Jude A. Curtis/PwC

Jude A. Curtis is chief ethics and compliance officer of PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP. Based in New York, he leads PwC’s ethics and compliance program in the U.S. and abroad.

Before joining PwC, Jude was senior vice president and chief compliance officer at John Hancock Financial Services in Boston and was previously a partner in the law firm of Hale and Dorr (now part of WilmerHale).

Jude serves on the board of directors of the Ethics Compliance Initiative and has previously served as treasurer and on the board of directors of the HealthCare Chaplaincy in New York City; on the board of trustees and as chairman of the board of his alma mater, St. John’s Preparatory School in Danvers, MA; and on the board of the Big Sister Association of Greater Boston. He graduated from the College of the Holy Cross and from the National Law Center at George Washington University with honors.

A native of Salem, Massachusetts, Jude’s ancestors come from Leinster. Jude lives in New Rochelle, New York with his wife, Liz, and their three daughters, Mary, Kate, and Maggie.