CHICAGO, June 10, 2019 – The Illinois CPA Society recently honored Chinedu C. Iwuora, CPA, Audit & Assurance Manager, Deloitte & Touche LLP with its 2019 Lester H. McKeever Jr. Emerging Leader in Advancing Diversity Award. Iwuora was recognized for his leadership and commitment to fostering a culture of diversity within the accounting profession.
He received the award on Tuesday, June 4 at the Illinois CPA Society’s annual Leadership Recognition and Awards Dinner in Chicago.
Iwuora’s areas of professional expertise include real estate acquisition accounting, real estate valuation testing and discounted cash flow model testing. Additionally, he currently serves as the president of the Chicago chapter of the National Association of Black Accountants (NABA).
“It is everyone’s dream to be recognized for their passion and I am very grateful,” Iwuora said. “At Deloitte, I am proud to be part of a firm that celebrates inclusion... a firm that empowers its employees to be leaders in their community and to follow their passion.”
Iwuora earned his undergraduate degree from Chowan University in Murfreesboro, N.C. and an MBA from the University of North Carolina Greensboro.