Global Vice Chair – Markets and Chair of Global Accounts Committee
Uschi is responsible for EY’s account and industry focused go-to-market approach, and its globally integrated planning across service lines, sectors and geographies. She also leads and manages functions such as Strategy and Analysis; Industry programs; Alliance partnerships; Global Knowledge provision; Middle Market strategy; Business Development; Digital Services; Digital Tools and Methods; Alumni programs and Global Trade networks.
Uschi has an international profile in the professional services market and is recognized as a transformational leader with extensive experience in driving change in large and complex organizations. Prior to joining EY, Uschi was a successful CEO of a multi-billion dollar health organization. She also has extensive experience in policy and governance.
She is passionate about leading change for our clients and about making our aspiration of Building a Better Working World a reality. She is a sought after public speaker and avid blogger, contributing to the public debate on issues such as technology, disruption, leadership, gender and health.
Credentials and community activities
Uschi is a leader in progressing women’s issues in an international context and in our Diversity & Inclusiveness programs. She initiated our global Women. Fast forward program on gender parity and is the founder of the Worldwide Women Public Sector Leaders Network. She is a member of the World Economic Forum’s Global Agenda Council on the Future of Government and an advisor and board member of the Women in Parliaments Global Forum.
Originally from Germany, Uschi has lived and worked in Europe, Asia and Australia with experience spanning mature and emerging markets. She is now based in New York.
Uschi holds academic qualifications from universities in Australia and Germany.