Beth A. Brooke
Global Vice Chair – Regulatory and Public Policy
Beth is responsible for shaping EY’s positions on public policy. She engages with regulators, policy makers, business leaders, investors and other stakeholders around the world to address the critical issues facing our profession and global capital markets. She is also the global sponsor of EY’s diversity and inclusiveness efforts and a prominent advocate for the benefits of inclusive leadership.
Beth joined EY in 1981. She has held a number of leadership roles including US National Director of Tax Advisory Services, and Global and Americas Vice Chair for Public Policy, Sustainability and Stakeholder Engagement. Over the course of her career with EY, Beth has served some of the largest companies in the insurance, financial services and healthcare industries. Beth worked in the US Department of the Treasury during the Clinton administration where she was responsible for all tax policy matters related to insurance and managed care.
Credentials and community activities
Beth is on the Board of the Thunderbird School of Global Management as well as the public policy advisory councils for Georgetown University and Indiana University.
She is a member of the inaugural class of the Henry Crown Fellows of The Aspen Institute, which seeks to develop the next generation of community-spirited leaders, and a member of the Committee of 200, which fosters, celebrates and advances women's leadership in business.
She also serves on the Women’s Leadership Board of the Kennedy School at Harvard, the Women’s Advisory Board of the World Economic Forum, Vital Voices and TechnoServe, and is the Co-Chair of the Board of WEConnect International. Beth also served on the International Council on Women’s Business Leadership led by Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton, and is regularly named by Forbes magazine as one of the world’s 100 most powerful women.
Beth is a Certified Public Accountant and a Fellow, Life Management Institute. She has a Bachelor’s degree and an honorary Doctorate from Purdue University.