Larry Pociask

Board Position: Member at Large

Vice President, U.S. Tax | Tate & Lyle


Larry Pociask is the Global Head of Tax for Tate & Lyle. Tate & Lyle is a global food ingredient manufacturer headquartered in London, England and traded on the London Stock Exchange under the symbol TATE. At Tate & Lyle, Larry is responsible for managing all aspects of the tax lifecycle including compliance, provisioning, planning, and controversy. He chairs the company’s investment and pension committee and is an active participant in tax-related government affairs initiatives.  

Prior to his time at Tate & Lyle, Larry worked at EY in various offices and roles around the globe, including the National Tax Office in Washington, D.C., Detroit, Michigan, as well as the European Tax Center in the U.K.  

Actively involved in the tax community, Larry also serves as the Chapter Representative of the Chicago Chapter of Tax Executives Institute and is a board member of the Taxpayer’s Federation of Illinois as well as the Organization for International Investment.

Larry is a CPA licensed in Illinois and Washington D.C. He holds a bachelor's and master's degree in accounting from Michigan State University.