David Sproul is the Senior Partner and Chief Executive of Deloitte North West Europe and Deloitte UK.
His career with Deloitte and predecessor firms has spanned over 30 years and he has led some of Deloitte’s key business areas in the UK, including Tax, Consulting and Advisory Services. David was also Deloitte UK’s first Managing Partner for Talent, an area that continues to be an important focus for him. In his seven years leading the UK firm, David has focused on building a truly inclusive environment for everyone working at Deloitte.
With the creation of Deloitte North West Europe in 2017, David is responsible for bringing together over 35,000 people across ten countries to help respond to the ever evolving needs and challenges of Deloitte’s clients.
David is a passionate advocate of Deloitte’s purpose: to make an impact that matters for our clients, our people and society. He is a leading force behind our global social impact strategy, WorldClass, which seeks to improve the futures of 50 million people worldwide by 2030 and help them succeed in the rapidly changing global economy through education, skills, and access to opportunity.
David also uses his voice to help shape the role of businesses in preparing employees adapt to the changing world of work and the impact of automation.
He is the proud father of two daughters, and his interests outside of work include travelling, cycling, football and motor racing. He is a licensed plane pilot and a budding wine-maker.