Chief Information Officer
Troy Cardinal joined RSM US LLP (RSM) as CIO in August 2014. He oversees the firm’s technology strategy, solutions and operations and works to align our information technology programs and projects with the firm's strategic objectives and enterprise initiatives. Leading a “Computerworld Best Places to Work in IT” team, he was named as the managing partner for the Minneapolis firm-wide office in 2015 and serves on the firm’s IT steering committee, Talent Experience steering committee, Emerging Technology advisory committee and Secure Technology advisory committee.
Prior to joining the firm, Cardinal was a member of the U.S. technology senior leadership team at a Big Four accounting firm. Serving most recently as that firm's director of offshore technology, Cardinal was responsible for providing leadership and accountability for the technology strategy and initiatives provided to the firm’s offshore facilities around the world. Cardinal, who previously led the technology services supporting the firm’s U.S. consulting business for three years, spent more than 15 years collaborating with domestic and global clients in technology strategy and governance, IT mergers and acquisitions, IT innovation and IT security and risk management.
In his community, Cardinal serves on the Board of Directors for the YMCA of the Greater Twin Cities and on the senior council for his church. He volunteers as an App Development Coding instructor for a local elementary school and also as a basketball coach, and has been active with Feed My Starving Children.
Professional Affiliations and Credentials
- Member, Information Technology Alliance
- Bachelor of Science, Finance, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign