Cindy Hislop becomes new Managing Partner of Deloitte Cayman Islands
George Town, 1 December, 2023 — Deloitte has announced the appointment of Cindy Hislop to Managing Partner in the Cayman Islands, effective December 1st, 2023. Cindy Hislop succeeds Stuart Sybersma, who has served as Managing Partner of Deloitte in the Cayman Islands since 2012, and will be retiring on May 31st, 2024. This announcement follows a series of milestones for the firm, including their 50th Anniversary in the Cayman Islands, and the relocation of their local office to Camana Bay.
For more than three decades, Stuart served Deloitte’s clients and people in multiple roles, within the Cayman Islands, the Caribbean and Bermuda Region (‘CBC’), and globally. These included as Financial Advisory Partner, Cayman Islands Managing Partner, and Chair of the regional (CBC) Board. Under Stuart’s tenure, Deloitte experienced continued and exponential growth, driving industry expertise and innovation, solidifying its market leadership. Stuart also spearheaded impactful community programs such as Deloitte’s WorldClass commitment – focused on providing education and access to opportunities for underprivileged members of the community; and WorldClimate – Deloitte’s global sustainability initiative.
Cindy Hislop has been with the with the Cayman Islands firm for almost thirty years, and became Partner in 2008. She has a remarkable trajectory in diverse roles within the firm, including as Audit & Assurance Partner, Talent Partner, Cross-Border Audit Leader, Crisis Management Team Leader, and as a Member of Deloitte’s regional (CBC) Board. As a Deloitte Scholarship recipient herself, Cindy continues supporting the program as a member of the Scholarship Committee. In addition to her Deloitte roles, she has also served for many years as Chair of the Cayman Board of Directors for Help For Children (‘HFC’), and as a Member of the Global Board of HFC.
Stuart Sybersma said his successor’s “expertise, sharp client focus and people-centric nature have steadily contributed to the firm’s growth and journey towards market leadership. “Cindy is an exceptional leader, deeply connected to our people and community. She has been an outstanding role model to young Caymanians and all professionals who aspire to succeed in their chosen career.” He added, “Having worked together for decades, I am excited for Cindy’s appointment to our new Managing Partner, a position I know she will excel in.”