John DeRose

John DeRose leads the Nonfinancial Reporting practice of Ernst & Young LLP (EY US). Over the past 23 years, he has helped clients achieve their strategic objectives and has worked across most industries including technology, banking and consumer products. Mr. DeRose has helped develop and apply international accounting and sustainability standards, frameworks and third-party certification programs. 

Prior to joining EY US, he co-lead a specialty global innovation team tasked with identifying, developing, coordinating, rolling out and scaling new and emerging service offerings. 

He is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA) Assurance Services Executive Committee Sustainability Task Force and the AICPA Accounting Standards Board Sustainability Task Force. He also assists universities to develop and incorporate sustainability into their curriculum.

He holds a BS in Business from Miami University in Oxford, Ohio. He is a CPA with numerous publications to his credit and frequently presents to diverse audiences on sustainability topics.