Ernst & Young LLP in New York has promoted Dale Wartluft to senior vice chairman in charge of Ernst & Young Consulting Services Americas.
He succeeded Terry Ozan, who had earlier been promoted to chief executive officer of Ernst & Young Consulting Worldwide.
Since 1997, Mr. Wartluft had been a vice chairman of the company's global client consulting unit, which focuses on companies with offices in more than one country. He reported to Mr. Ozan, as he will also do in his new job.
Mr. Wartluft is also a member of Ernst & Young's management committee and its global consulting services executive committee. He joined the firm 14 years ago and has held positions including vice chairman of its global and Americas markets, national director of systems planning and delivery, and managing director of the East/Great Lakes consulting group.