> Derrick A. Roman
Derrick A. Roman became a member of our Board of Directors in 2021 and serves as a member of our Audit Committee. Prior to joining CommScope, Mr. Roman served as an audit, consulting and senior client relationship partner for the international accounting and consulting firm PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP (PwC) from 1985 until his retirement as a Senior Partner in 2020. His industry experience included the manufacturing, industrial products, and energy sectors. As an external audit partner/practitioner, Derrick led independent financial statement audits of publicly traded and privately held enterprises. He has extensive experience in financial accounting, SEC reporting, internal controls, mergers and acquisitions. debt and equity offerings, initial public and secondary offerings, asset-backed financings, and the implementation of accounting and auditing standards. As an advisory partner, Derrick focused on evaluating and improving internal control, enterprise risk management, internal auditing, and compliance programs for a diverse group of publicly traded companies. Derrick led his PwC teams and clients through digital transformation, automation, and shared delivery center initiatives. He also held several significant governance, line of business, diversity and inclusion and corporate responsibility leadership roles at PwC. His governance experience includes serving on PwC’s CEO Nominating Committee and its Foundation board. Derrick is a Certified Public Accountant (CPA) in Michigan and a member of the Institute of Internal Auditors and the National Association of Black Accountants, Inc., where he is a member of its Corporate Advisory Board.