David Holtze

Global Vice Chair – Finance

Dave is our Global Vice Chair – Finance. In this role he leads all our finance-related activities, including finance, investments, treasury and tax.

Previous experience

Dave joined EY in 1981 and has held numerous leadership positions. He moved from the US to London in 2008 to become Global COO for Tax and, since early 2012, has served as Global Vice Chair – Tax, leading more than 35,000 people around the world.

During this time, he has been responsible for all aspects of our Tax strategy and worked to ensure the consistent delivery of exceptional client service around the world.

Prior to moving to London, Dave spent eight years in New York where he was the CFO and then the COO for Americas Tax. Before that, he served as our Midwest Region Tax Leader, based in Minneapolis, and as a Senior Advisory Partner on a number of large accounts.

Credentials and community activities

Dave has a BA in Accounting from the University of Minnesota and an MBA from the University of Wisconsin. He is a member of the University of Minnesota Carlson Business School Board of Overseers.