Dan Konigsburg

Konigsburg

Dan Konigsburg is senior managing director of corporate governance and public policy for Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu Limited, leads Deloitte’s Global Center for Corporate Governance, and is based in New York.

The Global Center works wth client boards of directors to increase their effectiveness across a wide array of measures and through a variety of assessment and evaluative tools. More broadly, the Global Center promotes dialogue in the critical area of corporate gover¬nance through a network of local governance centers across 42 countries. The Global Center coordinates thought leadership on governance issues developed by Deloitte member firms to advance thinking on corporate governance issues around the world. Dan also leads efforts to improve the governance of Deloitte’s own member firms around the world, marking his focus on the governance of private companies, and private partnerships.

Additionally, as a leader of Deloitte’s public policy engagement, Dan works with teams in Washington, D.C., London and Brussels seeking to deepen Deloitte’s engagement with government officials, policy-makers, and non-government organizations on key policy questions relating to corporate governance and investment. Dan leads Deloitte’s engagement with institutional investors globally, and is a strong advocate for policy changes to increase the proportion of women and under-repesented groups on corporate boards.

Prior to joining Deloitte, Dan served as Director of Corporate Governance at Standard & Poor’s in London and then New York. Over a period of eight years at S&P, Dan was responsible for the development and application of services to evaluate the corporate governance practices of rated companies as well as the integration of governance analytics into credit ratings.

Dan serves as Chairman of the OECD’s Business Advisory (BIAC) Committee on Corporate Governance in Paris, is a member of the International Corporate Governance Network’s (ICGN) Business Ethics Committee, and serves as a director on the boards of the U.S. Council for International Business (USCIB) and the Executive Council for Diplomacy. Dan holds a B.A. in Russian and East European Studies from Yale University.