David Holtze

Global Vice Chair – Tax

Dave leads the more than 34,000 people around the world who make up our Tax Practice and is responsible for all aspects of our Tax strategy and operations. He heads our efforts to help clients achieve their goals in the dynamic tax environment in which new tax legislation, regulation and technical developments are announced nearly every day, and tax authorities around the globe are sharing information and cooperating on enforcement efforts in unprecedented ways.

Previous experience

Dave joined EY in 1981 and has held many leadership positions including Midwest Sub-Area Tax Leader, CFO of Americas Tax and COO of Americas Tax. He has also served as Tax Account Leader for a number of clients. Most recently Dave served as Global Chief Operating Officer – Tax, a position in which he worked to ensure consistent delivery of exceptional client service across the globe.

Credentials and community activities

Dave has a BA in Accounting from the University of Minnesota and an MBA from the University of Wisconsin.