Additional Senior Leadership Team Members
Glen Donovan serves as chief accounting officer for PPD. In this role, he is responsible for a large global team and has leadership experience over technical accounting, financial and statutory reporting, tax, financial systems, business unit finance and finance shared service functions. Donovan has played a lead role in the successful execution of several strategic projects while at PPD, including the company’s initial public offering, several recapitalizations and refinancing transactions, accounting standard implementations, as well as acquisitions and divestitures. He currently is involved in leading other key initiatives including Sarbanes-Oxley readiness, financial system implementation and finance transformation.
With more than 24 years of public and private accounting and finance experience, Donovan formerly served as audit and assurance partner at Deloitte & Touche, where he was responsible for leading all aspects of audit and audit-related services across a wide range of industries. This included project management, planning, budgeting, forecasting, pricing, billing, staffing, project execution, issue resolution, reporting and communication. He also played a significant role in new business development, recruiting, counseling and mentoring.
Donovan is a certified public accountant and earned a Bachelor of Arts in accounting from Michigan State University.