Big four accounting firm Ernst and Young (EY) has promoted 733 new partners worldwide, with the majority of new partners in Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA).
EMEIA area has 275 promotions, followed by the Americas area, with 264 promotions ,and new partners in the Asia-Pacific area totaled 194.
Assurance accounted for the largest proportion of partner promotions, with 241, followed by tax, with 188, advisory, with 186 and transaction advisory services, with 110. Additionally, eight new partners were named within business support.
Carmine Di Sibio, EY global chairman and CEO, said: “Congratulations to all the new partners around the world on this exceptional career milestone. The growth and success of our organization are made possible by the contributions of this diverse group of leaders who represent our values, lead high performing teams and help EY clients navigate disruption every day.”
Trent Henry, EY global vice chair talent, added: “I’m incredibly proud to celebrate the achievements of the 733 new partners around the world. At EY, we’re focused on developing dynamic leaders who are motivated by our purpose, and this year’s new partners continue to demonstrate their commitment to leading EY teams, finding innovative ways to address client challenges and building a better working world.”