Director since 2015
Committees: Audit (Vice Chair) and Corporate Governance
Mr. Derksen served as Global Deputy Chief Executive Officer of Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu Limited (“DTTL”) from 2011 until 2014, and as Deputy Chief Executive Officer of Deloitte LLP (“Deloitte U.S.”) from 2003 to 2011. Prior to that, he was the Managing Partner of, respectively, the financial advisory business and the
Mid-America region of Deloitte U.S. In fulfilling his roles for DTTL and Deloitte U.S., Mr. Derksen acted in his capacity as a partner in Deloitte U.S. Mr. Derksen retired as a partner of Deloitte U.S. on May 31, 2014.
Mr. Derksen is a Certified Public Accountant. During the period from November 2014 through May 2015,
Mr. Derksen was engaged to serve as an independent consultant in the information technology sector.
Mr. Derksen earned a Bachelor of Science degree from the University of Saskatchewan (Canada) and a Master of Business Administration degree from Duke University’s Fuqua School of Business. Mr. Derksen is a member of the Boards of Directors of Brookshire Grocery Company and Dye & Durham Corporation.
Skills and Qualifications:
Mr. Derksen has extensive experience and expertise in accounting, auditing, financial reporting, taxation and management consulting. Mr. Derksen’s extensive senior executive experience also provides him with particular expertise in leadership, strategic vision and corporate governance matters. Mr. Derksen currently serves as vice chair of our Audit Committee. In light of Mr. Derksen’s accounting, audit and financial experience, along with his strong track record of leadership, our Board of Directors has concluded that Mr. Derksen should continue as a member of our Board.