Doughtie oversees a team of approximately 7,000 people in the Americas and is responsible for setting Advisory’s strategic direction and assisting clients as they adapt and transform their business to compete and win in the new economy.
“Lynne is a leader in every sense of the word,” said John B. Veihmeyer, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of KPMG LLP. “For more than 25 years at KPMG, she has represented the very best about our firm, culminating most recently with her exceptional work as Vice-Chair and head of our Advisory practice, which has thrived under her leadership. As a professional, Lynne enjoys a much-deserved reputation as someone of exceptional skill and creativity, and she has earned the highest level of respect from her colleagues at KPMG, as well as her clients and people from across our profession. She is highly-deserving of this honor.”
Doughtie was appointed Vice Chair and Advisory leader in September 2011, after serving for several years as Advisory’s national managing partner. She also is a member of the KPMG LLP U.S. Management Committee and sits on KPMG International’s global Advisory leadership team.
“I’m honored to be recognized by Consulting, and to join the ranks of such distinguished award winners,” said Doughtie. “This is such a dynamic time for all of us to be part of the consulting profession, as we help organizations find advantage in a fast changing and complex environment.”
Doughtie is a graduate of Virginia Tech where she received a B.S. in Accounting.
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