Thomas J. Colligan

Tom Colligan was Vice Dean of The Wharton School’s Aresty Institute of Executive Education. Mr. Colligan began his career at Lybrand, Ross Brothers & Montgomery (now PricewaterhouseCoopers), after serving in the U.S. Air Force, and was an integral part of PwC’s organizational transition.  During his tenure at PwC, Mr. Colligan served on the Governing Board and Management Committee, and, subsequent to the merger of Price Waterhouse and Coopers & Lybrand, developed the market strategy for PricewaterhouseCoopers.  In his role as Vice Chairman, Tom was responsible for developing a firm-wide strategy for cultivating and deepening relationships with PwC’s top 100 clients, representing $1.5 billion in revenue.  In addition to his corporate responsibilities, Tom has served as a lead partner and a trusted advisor to Fortune 500 firms in a number of industries including Technology, Telecommunications, Pharmaceuticals and Consumer Products.

Mr. Colligan is a licensed Certified Public Accountant in New York, New Jersey and Pennsylvania and is a Member of these State Societies of CPAs and the American Institute of CPAs. Mr. Colligan holds a Bachelor of Science and Bachelor of Arts in Accounting from the Fairleigh Dickinson University.