EY has announced that Andy Baldwin has been appointed as its next EY global managing partner for client service, active from 1 July 2019.
In the role, Baldwin will be responsible for leading the ‘go-to-market’ and client activities. He will also have overall leadership for the three EY geographic areas and four service lines which include 200,000 client servers. Baldwin will succeed Carmine Di Sibio, who will become the next EY global chairman and CEO on 1 July 2019.
Baldwin, is currently EY EMEIA area managing partner, a post he has held since 2016. In this capacity, he leads the EY EMEIA geographic area (Europe, Middle East, India and Africa), which includes member firms in 98 countries which employ more than 115,000 people.
Mark Weinberger, EY global chairman and CEO, said: “Andy has done a great job in his EMEIA role, executing our global strategy and bringing together diverse groups and regions to work cohesively towards our strategic priorities. I look forward to seeing the additional contributions he will make to the organization in this role with a global scope.”
Carmine Di Sibio, EY global chairman and CEO-elect, added: “I am confident that Andy is the right person for the role. He has played a key part in the formulation of our global strategic priorities and the creation of new technology-enabled services. Andy has also put our priorities into execution in a big, complex market landscape across EMEIA. I look forward to working more closely with Andy in his new capacity and to his continued success.”