Ed Machir

Advisory Board Member

Ed is a financial executive with over 40 years of experience, including 27 years as an Assurance partner at PwC.  He held numerous leadership roles within PwC, including significant client experience within the financial services, healthcare, telecommunications and broadcast industries. Some clients included Bank of America, Fidelity Investments, Federal Home Loan banks, and Department of Health and Human Services.

Ed was responsible for PwC’s Assurance practice in the central part of the United States from 1995 – 1998 and again from 2001-2004. This practice included 15 offices and over 150 partners. From 1998 – 2000, he led PwC’s Global Services practice including healthcare, colleges and universities, and transportation. From 2004 -2007, he ran the assurance practice and was the COO for PwC’s Washington Federal Practice, providing advisory and accounting services to the Federal Government. From 2007 – 2010, Ed was one of the partner leaders of a global team charged with designing, building and implementing a global audit software product throughout PwC.

Ed is currently a Professor at Georgetown University’s McDonough School of Business where he teaches auditing and accounting. He is also an alumni of Georgetown where he has been very active, recently completing his role as Chair, Board of Advisors of the Undergraduate Admissions Office. In addition, He is on the Board of Directors of the Tiger Woods Foundation, where he serves as Chair of the Audit Committee. He also serves on the Executive Committee of the Board of Governors of Congressional Country Club.