Catherine is a partner in PwC’s Governance Insights Center. She helps boards and audit committees apply leading practices and understand the impact of emerging regulations on their activities. She has worked extensively with boards and directors from a number of countries, including the Bahamas, Barbados, Bermuda, Brazil, Canada, Chile, the Dominican Republic, India, Israel, Japan, Mexico, South Africa, the United States, and Venezuela.
Catherine developed many of the governance publications that PwC has issued: Board Effectiveness — What Works Best; Governance for Companies Going Public — What Works Best; Director-Shareholder Engagement: The New Imperatives; and PwC’s Family Business Corporate Governance Series. At present she is leading the development of PwC’s new Risk Oversight Series. NACD Directorship magazine in 2016 named her for the tenth consecutive year as one of the 100 most influential people in corporate governance in the United States. She also speaks frequently at director conferences.
Catherine is a Certified Public Accountant (licensed in New Jersey) and a Chartered Professional Accountant, CPA, CA (from Canada). She holds a Master of Accounting degree from the University of Waterloo in Canada.