Deputy Chair, Delivery
Chris Loughran is a Partner with Deloitte, the leading international professional services firm. Until February 2015 he was Senior Partner of the firm’s Midlands practice, a role which he took up in 2010. In the ten years prior he led the development of Deloitte’s Technology Consulting business, as well as advising organisations in both the public and private sector on their use of technology to promote and deliver business change. He served on the Consulting business Executive Management team and was made a Vice Chairman of the firm in 2010. Chris was elected to the Board of Partners as representative of the Midlands Region and served from 2010 to 2016.
He joined the Board of Marketing Birmingham in 2011 and that of the West Midlands Growth Company on its formation in 2017. In addition to his role on the Board of the West Midlands Growth Company, he is Deputy Chairman of the Greater Birmingham & Solihull Local Enterprise Partnership, Chairman of the CBSO Development Trust, a Trustee of the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Birmingham and Chairman of Birmingham & Solihull Rugby Club.
Chris is currently High Sheriff of the West Midlands 2018-19.