Ted Thomas

Edward (Ted) Thomas brings a wealth of experience in the areas of corporate social responsibility, sustainability and community development. In his role at Deloitte Mr. Thomas leads work on social impact strategy and evaluation, inclusive business and market-based solutions to poverty, sustainable development and business model innovation for clients in the private, public and non-profit sectors. Before joining Deloitte, Mr. Thomas held senior staff positions and consultancies with the United Nations, government agencies, civil society organizations and business and academia.  Most recently, Mr. Thomas served as an advisor to CARE, where he focused on developing strategic relationships with the private sector. He has also served as the executive director of the Devonshire Initiative, where he led a cross-sector association of more than 40 global mining companies, international NGOs and government stakeholders to collectively and collaboratively address social and environmental issues in developing countries.