News release

RSM Names John Behringer National Financial Institutions Sector Leader

Aug 10, 2021

Andreia DeVries, National Public Relations Manager,, 212.520.1266
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RSM Names John Behringer National Financial Institutions Sector Leader

CHICAGO – (August 10, 2021) – RSM US LLP (“RSM”) – the nation’s leading provider of audit, tax and consulting services focused on the middle market – recently announced that John Behringer has been appointed to serve as RSM’s national financial institutions sector leader.

In this role, Behringer will serve on the firm’s national financial services leadership team. He will continue to execute on RSM’s vision to be the first-choice advisor to middle market leaders globally and focus on delivering outstanding client experiences, enhancing service offerings, and growing the firm’s presence within all segments of the financial institutions space.

“John’s extensive background combined with a demonstrated record of delivering innovative solutions will help our clients keep up with the ever-evolving nature of the financial institutions sector,” said Peter Brady, national financial services leader with RSM US LLP. “I am very pleased to have John serve as our financial institutions sector leader, further enhancing our ability to positively impact our professionals, our clients and the marketplace.”

 “I am thrilled to be stepping into this role and believe our team is well-positioned to offer differentiated products and solutions to help clients meet their needs,” said Behringer. “Banks and credit unions are facing a challenging climate due to the pandemic, but there are many opportunities for institutions to continue to gain strength in areas such as digital transformation, technology, customer experience, environmental, social and governance (ESG) integration, regulation and policy, and branch strategies. I look forward to helping our clients continue to innovate and succeed.”

Behringer, a partner at RSM, has more than 20 years of experience serving financial institutions. Additionally, Behringer serves as a facilitator of national accounting and advisory services continuing education programs. He has written and presented on trends in the financial institutions sector spanning areas including accounting and tax, regulatory compliance, specialized risk management and consulting. 

Behringer earned a Bachelor of Science degree in accountancy from Northern Illinois University.


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