2017 Forum Speakers

Richard Essigs

Partner, Consumer Products & Retail Market Segment
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Rich Essigs is partner, consumer products and retail market segement for EY. Essigs has more than 20 years of consumer products industry experience, starting with Procter & Gamble, where he held customer business development, customer marketing and trade marketing roles. He later gained extensive business and IT services experience at IBM and Genpact, where he served as vice president, consumer goods industry. Essigns holds a bachelor's degree in management and strategic planning from the W.P. Carey School of Business at Arizona State University. He serves on the Board of Trustees for the Crohn’s and Colitis Foundation of America.