Paula Loop
Paula Loop
Leader of PwCs Center for Board Governance and Investor Resource Institute


Paula Loop is the leader for PwC’s Center for Board Governance and Investor Resource Institute, which aim to strengthen investor confidence and provide resources for directors and investors addressing new and traditional challenges.

An outgoing and accomplished leader, clients and colleagues have come to rely on Paula's passion for client service and her ability to develop and lead innovative, high-energy, proactive teams to deliver tangible results. Throughout her career, she has been an innovative and passionate champion for all elements of the firm's talent development strategy.

With more than 20 years of experience at PwC, Paula brings extensive knowledge in governance, technical accounting and SEC and financial reporting matters to both organizations.

She previously served as PwC’s New York Metro Regional Assurance Leader, where she led one of the firm’s largest assurance practices, overseeing roughly 275 partners and 3,000 staff members.  Her responsibilities included: audit quality, partner and resource deployment, and financial results.

Prior to this role she was the U.S. and Global Talent Leader leading PwC’s global strategy in recruiting, onboarding and talent management, among other  firm leadership responsibilities.

With a passion for giving back to the community, Paula currently serves on the board of the PwC Charitable Foundation.

Paula is a Certified Public Accountant, licensed in New York and is a graduate of the University of California at Berkeley with a B.S. in Business Administration.  She lives in New Canaan, Connecticut and has three children.

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