Edward A. Kangas
Former Global Chairman and CEO of Deloitte, Chairman of the Board of Tenet Healthcare Corporation, and Board Member of EDS.
Edward Kangas is the nonexecutive chairman of Tenet Healthcare Corporation and a member of the board of directors of United Technologies Corporation. He is the former Global Chairman and CEO of Deloitte. In his 33 years with the firm, Mr. Kangas developed expertise in financial and strategic consulting, auditing, and corporate finance.
Mr. Kangas was elected Managing Partner and CEO of Touche Ross in 1985. In 1989, he was one of the chief architects of the firm’s merger with Deloitte Haskins & Sells. From 1989 to 1994, he served as Managing Partner of Deloitte & Touche (USA), spearheading the merger integration of the firm’s U.S. operations. Mr. Kangas also spent five years as the National Director of Management Consulting, now known as Deloitte Consulting. He currently serves on the boards of directors of Eclipsys Corporation, Hovnanian Enterprises, Inc., and Oncology Therapeutics Networks.
Mr. Kangas is the Chairman of the National Multiple Sclerosis Society, and a trustee of the Committee for Economic Development. He is a member of the Board of Overseers of the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania He earned a Bachelor’s degree and M.B.A. from the University of Kansas.