Donald Almeida was the Vice Chairman for PwC. In this role, he was responsible for PwC’s global clients, markets, and industries.
Almeida also was client service vice chairman for the U.S. firm and managing partner for several U.S. industry groups, including technology, infocom, and entertainment and media. In addition to these management roles, he served as a member of the U.S. Board of Partners and the PwC Global Board of Partners.
Almeida has 40 years of career experience, principally with large multinational companies and in market-facing leadership roles. He also has extensive experience abroad, in particular in Brazil, Russia, India, China, Japan, and most of Europe, including a three-year tour in Italy.
Almeida is on the boards of APOS Therapy, WellDoc, Fordham University, Cardinal Hayes High School, and the Mariinsky Foundation of America, as well as on the advisory boards of Talent Box and Namu. In addition to his service on the Gabelli School’s Advisory Board, he is on the board of the Boy Scouts of America for Westchester and Putnam counties in New York. He is a member of Fordham’s President’s Council and a Gabelli School adjunct instructor.
Almeida is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and is licensed in New York and Connecticut. He holds a BS degree in accounting from the Gabelli School and lives in Armonk, New York, with his wife, Gail, and his two children.