Maureen P. Errity, director with Deloitte LLP, played a significant role in the establishment of the Center for Corporate Governance in June 2004 and now leads the Center’s operations, which include activities such as research and thought leadership, advising client service teams regarding board and audit committee leading practices, and building and maintaining relationships with third-party governance organizations. In addition, Maureen works closely with client service professionals in responding to Fortune 500 client requests in a number of corporate governance topics, including a wide range of board and audit committee issues. In June 2008, Maureen was named one of the Yale School of Management Millstein Center for Corporate Governance and Performance’s “Rising Stars of Corporate Governance.”
Maureen’s extensive business experience also includes seven years with the audit practice of Deloitte & Touche LLP, serving clients in the manufacturing, consumer business, professional services and telecommunications industries, and seven years in Deloitte’s Merger & Acquisition services group. With a deep understanding of the merger and acquisition process, Maureen was exclusively focused on advising and leading both buy and sell-side diligence efforts on both domestic and cross-border transactions ranging from $10 million to over $1 billion in deal size.
Maureen is a member of the board of directors of the Young Men’s Christian Association, West Side, New York City branch, and the Fairfield University Alumni Association board of directors, where she serves as treasurer. She is a Certified Public Accountant (CPA) in both Connecticut and New York, and is a member of the Connecticut Society of CPAs, the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, the National Association of Corporate Directors and the Society of Corporate Secretaries and Governance Professionals. Maureen holds a bachelor of science in accounting from Fairfield University, and currently is a member of Fairfield’s President’s Circle and serves on the university’s Board of Trustees’ Advisory Council.