Craig Giffi

US Automotive Leader, Deloitte

Craig is a vice chairman and the US Automotive Industry Leader for the Deloitte LLP. Craig is also the U.S. and global leader of Deloitte Insights and has responsibility for Deloitte’s Research & Insights organization including all of the firm’s industry and cross-industry research centres, Deloitte Insights Publishing including the Deloitte Review, as well as the firm’s US and global economists network. Craig founded and leads Deloitte’s long term, multi-decade Manufacturing Competitiveness Research Initiative exploring the factors that contribute to manufacturing competitiveness for both countries and companies and how that has evolved over time. He has shared Deloitte’s perspectives at executive forums around the world, speaking at the World Economic Forum’s Annual Meeting in Davos, Switzerland, the Whitney Symposium at GE’s Research Center, the Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars in Washington D.C, the Aspen Institute in both Aspen, Colorado and in Turin, Italy, MAPI’s Annual Executive Forums, the Manufacturing Institute and the National Association of Manufacturers annual meetings, the annual meetings of the U.S. Council on Competitiveness, as well as past years at CES Las Vegas. Craig is the co-author of the book, Competing in World Class Manufacturing, America’s 21st Century Challenge and has also testified before the U.S. Congress on the topic of manufacturing competitiveness and Deloitte’s research findings.

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