Partner, Ernst & Young
Kim Simios is the Office Managing Partner at Ernst & Young’s Chicago, where she works to create an inclusive team culture in order to collaborate across EY’s diverse service offerings, providing exceptional client service as well as valuable experiences for team members, which number over 3,100. A 26-year EY veteran, Simios serves broad spectrum of both domestic and global, public and private clients in the retail consumer products, industrial products and services industries. As a partner in the assurance division, she also consults with clients on such accounting matters as acquisitions, divestitures and initial and secondary public offerings. Simios serves on the firm’s Partner Advisory Forum for the Central Region and is a longtime supporter of the EY Entrepreneur Of The Year program. She is a board member of World Business Chicago and United Way of Metropolitan Chicago.