United States

McGladrey & Pullen's Managing Partner Dave Scudder Announces Resignation


CHICAGO, IL – The McGladrey & Pullen, LLP Board of Directors announced today that Dave Scudder, managing partner and member of the Board, has decided to resign as the managing partner of the Firm effective April 30, 2011.

“Dave is highly respected by the partners and has lead the Firm through significant change,” said Jerry Bourassa, Chairman of the McGladrey & Pullen Board of Directors. “He has contributed tremendously to the success of the Firm and has been an exemplary leader.”

The Board has commenced a selection process to ensure a smooth and timely succession and transition.

“I believe the Firm is well positioned to continue its success in serving our target markets including private equity groups and their portfolio companies along with our public and international companies practice,” said Scudder.

Scudder will continue to assist in the transition through at least June 30, 2011, and will continue to represent the Firm in various professional and industry organizations during this time.

Scudder became McGladrey & Pullen’s managing partner in 2007. He joined McGladrey & Pullen in 1986 as a staff accountant in the Firm’s Schaumburg, Ill. office, and became a partner in 1995.

He is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA) and serves on the Center for Audit Quality’s Governing Board.

About McGladrey & Pullen, LLP
McGladrey & Pullen, LLP, is a licensed CPA firm that provides audit and attest services. McGladrey & Pullen operates in an alternative practice structure with RSM McGladrey, a leading professional services firm providing tax and consulting services. Though separate and independent legal entities, they work together under the McGladrey brand to serve clients' business needs. Together the companies rank as the fifth largest U.S. provider of assurance, tax and consulting services with 7,000 employees in nearly 90 offices. McGladrey & Pullen, LLP and RSM McGladrey, Inc. are each member firms of RSM International, a global affiliation of independent audit, tax and consulting firms.


Terri Andrews
Director, National Public Relations



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