Jason A. Alexander
National Manufacturing Sector Leader
Areas of focus: Industrials
In May 2021, Jason was appointed the national sector leader for the manufacturing practice of RSM US. In this role, he is responsible for one of RSM’s largest industry sectors across all of the firm’s service lines of consulting, tax and audit. He is responsible for setting and executing on the firm’s manufacturing strategy nationally. Jason also serves clients in the manufacturing, automotive, and chemicals sectors and has more than 15 years of experience serving multinational clients with a particular emphasis on SEC clients, Fortune 500 and middle market companies.
Jason has previously advised clients in the areas of accounting, risk management, mergers and acquisitions, process design and improvement, internal audit, regulatory compliance, internal and external financial reporting and information technology system implementation. He has a strong record of accomplishment related to people, team and practice development across North America, Europe, Latin America, Africa and Asia.
In January 2018, Jason was selected as an industrials senior analyst in RSM’s Industry Eminence Program, which positions its analysts to understand, predict and communicate economic, business and technology trends shaping the industries and sectors RSM serves.
Jason is a member of the board of directors of Junior Achievement of Greater Miami, previously served on the board of the RSM US Foundation, and has also served as RSM’s Southeast region culture, diversity and inclusion leader.
Professional Affiliations and Credentials
- Certified Fraud Examiner (CFE), Member Association of Certified Fraud Examiners
- Certified Internal Auditor (CIA), Member Institute of Internal Auditors
- Certification in Risk Management Assurance (CRMA)
- Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA), Member Information Systems Audit and Control Association
- Bachelor’s in Accounting, University of Detroit Mercy
- Master’s in Taxation, Florida Atlantic University
- Massachusetts Institute of Technology – Executive Certificate in Strategy and Innovation
- The Wharton School - Wharton’s Executive Education, Business Analytics
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