RSM Names Brian Becker National Consulting Leader
CHICAGO (March 27, 2017) – RSM US LLP (“RSM”) – the nation’s leading provider of audit, tax and consulting services focused on the middle market – announced today that Brian Becker has been appointed to serve as the firm’s national consulting leader, effective immediately.
In his new role, Becker will be responsible for leading RSM’s growing consulting practice, which includes three service lines focused on financial advisory, risk advisory, and technology and management consulting. He will also serve as a member of RSM’s national leadership team, and report directly to Managing Partner and CEO Joe Adams.
“Brian is a strong and innovative leader who has shaped our technology and management consulting practice, which has been a strong contributor to the growth of RSM and the success of our clients,” said Joe Adams, managing partner and CEO for RSM US LLP. “I am confident our consulting practice will continue to provide outstanding service to clients, and support RSM’s journey to be the first-choice advisor to middle market leaders globally with Brian at the helm.”
Becker has held various leadership roles in RSM’s consulting practice since 1998, including his most recent roles as national technology and management consulting leader and leader of consulting in the firm’s Central region. He also served on the RSM US LLP Board of Directors from 2011–2015.
“I am excited to lead RSM’s dynamic and growing consulting team,” said Becker. “During the last several years, we have added new services and team members that have greatly enhanced our offerings to clients. The consulting team is committed to serving as first-choice advisors and continuing to innovate new services that can help clients succeed in a rapidly changing world. I look forward to working with our team to take RSM’s consulting practice and our clients to new heights in the future.”
Becker began his career at RSM as a staff accountant after graduating from the University of Northern Iowa. In 1995 he joined the consulting practice to start a new technology service line. He is a certified public accountant and a member of the AICPA and Iowa Society of CPAs. Becker in also a certified network engineer and EDP auditor, and he completed RSM’s business advisor program at the University of Chicago.
Becker replaces Gary Sturisky who has resigned from RSM to pursue other opportunities.
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