Operating Partner, Strategy
Thomas Schiro is an Operating Partner of RIDGE-LANE LP.
Mr. Shiro served as Vice-Chairman and Global Marketplace Leader of Deloitte LLP, where he was a Member of the Board for Belgium, Central Europe, Latin America, France, Emerging Markets and U.S firm's practices, with roles as Chairman of the nominating, governance, risk, strategy, succession planning, and compensation committees. He has served Deloitte’s largest global clients, including A.P. Moeller, Automatic Data Processing, Belmond Hotels, Bunge Ltd., Chanel, Loews Corporation, Manpower, Sea Containers, and Toys “R” Us, and Thomson Reuters.
He was the Managing Partner for the Advisory Services Practice, with operating responsibility for the firm’s advisory service lines, including risk, privacy and security, internal audit, capital markets, regulatory, global securities offerings, and audit committee advisory, where he managed 150 partners, 2,000 staff members, and revenues of $1.2 billion. During this time, he served on the firm’s Executive Committee and was a Member of the Deloitte & Touche LLP Board of Directors.
Mr. Chiro previously was Chief Marketing and Business Development Officer at Deloitte LLP, where he led more than 1,300 marketing and business development professionals across all of Deloitte’s client service lines. He drove the firm’s overall growth strategy and helped achieve Deloitte’s position as the world’s leading professional services organization.