Edelman’s Fern Canning joins Deloitte Consulting as marketing director

Deloitte Consulting has appointed Fern Canning to the role of marketing director.

Canning joins Deloitte from global PR agency Edelman, where she spent the past six and a half years, most recently as executive VP of integrated for APAC and global strategy lead – brand, B2B, enterprise, since October 2021.

Ellen Derrick, managing partner, Deloitte Consulting Australia said: “We are delighted Fern has joined Deloitte as marketing director for consulting. Her experience and reputation speak for themselves, and I know she will add further strategic insight and spark to the way we engage and communicate with our clients to help them solve their most complex issues. Our vision is to inspire our clients and each other to achieve incredible things – bringing together world-class strategy, technology, delivery and creativity connected as one. Fern will help us tell that story in a relevant and engaging way.”

Of her own appointment, Canning added:  “It is a privilege to be joining Deloitte Australia. The consulting business has an incredible reputation for service excellence and impactful innovation, with an unrivalled breadth of capabilities to solve the biggest business problems today, and in the future. Consulting, in conjunction with the wider firm and Alliances, offers so many ingenious solutions; these stories deserve to be shared and celebrated, to inspire others. I’m proud to be working with consulting managing partner Ellen Derrick, her team, and the wider marketing teams at Deloitte, to develop long-term strategic marketing plans in support of the consulting business strategy.”


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