Deputy Chair, Delivery
Chris Loughran is a Vice Chairman of Deloitte. In his current role, Chris acts in an advisory capacity to client service teams serving our major clients and relationships, and acts in a quality assurance capacity on a number of the firm’s largest engagements.
From 2010 to 2015, Chris was Senior Partner in Deloitte’s Midlands practice, responsible for the development and growth of Deloitte’s business in the Midlands of England across the full range of the firm’s services. He took up this role on his return from London where, for the previous ten years, he led the development of Deloitte’s Technology Consulting business.
Throughout his career, Chris has advised organisations in both the public and private sectors on their use of technology to promote and deliver business change; this included leading the Deloitte team that advised the Mayor of London and Transport for London on the design and delivery of the ground-breaking London Congestion Charge.
He joined Deloitte (then Touche Ross & Co.) in 1987, following a successful early career in systems development and management with Lucas Electrical. From 1987 to 1995 he was a key player in the development of Deloitte’s consulting business in the Midlands and North of England, becoming a Partner in the firm in 1993. He was a member of the Consulting Executive from 2003 to 2010.
Chris was elected to the Board of Partners of Deloitte in December 2010 and served three terms, stepping down in August 2016.
He is Chairman of Mobiento, the Stockholm-based digital agency (part of Deloitte Digital). Outside Deloitte, Chris is a Non-Executive Director of Marketing Birmingham, Chairman of the CBSO Development Trust, a Trustee of the Archdiocese of Birmingham, a Trustee of Kyra (a Leadership Development charity) and Chairman of Birmingham & Solihull Rugby Club.