Global Conference 2010

Speaker's Biography

Cathy Benko

Vice Chairman and Chief Talent Officer, Deloitte LLP; Author, The Corporate Lattice: Achieving High Performance in the Changing World of Work


Cathy Benko is Vice Chairman and Chief Talent Officer of Deloitte LLP and Author of the upcoming book The Corporate Lattice: Achieving High Performance in the Changing World of Work. At Deloitte, Benko is responsible for attracting, developing and advancing a highly skilled and diverse workforce. An authority on talent strategies and transformational change, she previously led Deloitte Consulting LLP's high-technology industry practice as well as the organization′s award-winning Women's Initiative. She has been named among the "25 Most Influential Consultants" and a "Frontline Leader" by Consulting Magazine, and received its inaugural "Leadership Achievement Award." Benko is co-author of the best-seller Mass Career Customization: Aligning the Workplace With Today's Nontraditional Workforce (Harvard Press, 2007) and Connecting the Dots: Aligning Projects With Objectives in Unpredictable Times (Harvard Press, 2003). Her byline and insights have appeared in The New York Times, BusinessWeek, The Wall Street Journal, TIME and other national media outlets.


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