Richard M. Jeanneret

Americas Vice Chair

Rich currently serves as the Northeast Region Managing Partner and is a member of the Americas Operating Executive and United States Executive boards at EY. In this role, he leads more than 10,000 professionals across all business units in 17 offices stretching from Boston to Richmond. He has also served on the firm’s Global Advisory Council.

Previous experience

Prior to his current role, Rich served as the Americas Vice Chair of Transaction Advisory Services, where he led more than 3,600 professionals in the United States, Canada, Mexico, Central and South America, the Caribbean and Israel.

Rich has more than 30 years of transaction experience with both private and public companies, advising on mergers and acquisitions for corporations and financial buyers; public company spinoffs; initial public offerings; and securities offerings.


Rich received his bachelor's degree in economics from Boston College. He is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, as well as the Economic Clubs of New York and Washington. He sits on the National Board of Directors of the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society.