Global Leader, Purpose, Policy and Corporate Responsibility, PwC
Colm Kelly is the Global Leader, Purpose, Policy and Corporate Responsibility for the PwC Network. He is a member of the Global Markets Leadership Team for PwC, and has held several positions on the Global Leadership team within PwC, including Global Leader for the Tax and Legal Services business, and Chief Operations Officer for the PwC Network. With over 30 years of experience with PwC, Colm is also a member of the Irish Taxation Institute and is Chair of the Foundation for Fiscal Studies.
In his current leadership role, Colm is a regular contributor to international multi-stakeholder dialogues on business, economic and societal issues. Colm works with other business leaders, with policy makers and researchers to offer a business perspective on the growing need for systemic change and to refocus economic and business activities on sustainable outcomes for societies.
He leads the PwC Network’s conversation on its Purpose – to build trust in society and solve important problems – across the organisation. He Chairs PwC’s Global Corporate Responsibility Board which oversees PwC’s global Community and Environment ambitions, mobilising the power of PwC’s 276,000 people to help deliver them. He is responsible for the PwC ambition to achieve Net Zero by 2030. He also leads PwC’s relationship with the World Business Council for Sustainable Development and is co-chair of the Redefining Value Board, which is focused on shifting business and economic models to deliver in the broader interests of stakeholders and on a sustainable basis.