McGladrey Names Mark Kultgen National Leader Service Organization Assurance
MILWAUKEE, WI – RSM McGladrey, one of the country’s leading providers of tax and consulting services under the McGladrey brand, recently named Mark Kultgen national leader – service organization assurance. He will be based in the firm’s Milwaukee office.
In his new role, Kultgen will be responsible for organizing and leading the firm’s service organization assurance practice, focused on providing Service Organization Controls (SOC) reports (types 1, 2 and 3) and providing clients with readiness assessments in preparation for future SOC reports.
“Mark brings McGladrey a wealth of experience in a variety of auditing and consulting roles in addition to outstanding executive management experience,” said Rob Kastenschmidt, national leader – risk advisory services. “His strong customer focus is a perfect fit for McGladrey.”
Kultgen has more than 25 years of experience in industry and public accounting, specializing in matters related to governance, financial, operational and information system processes. He served two Big Four firms as a partner and office managing partner prior to becoming executive vice president of finance for a $2 billion publicly traded company that owns and operates senior housing facilities in 35 states.
“I’m thrilled to join the McGladrey team,” said Kultgen. “McGladrey has a reputation for putting clients first and making sure their needs are truly understood. I’m looking forward to leading our service organization assurance practice and working with clients to meet and exceed their needs.”
A frequent speaker at local and national conferences, Kultgen is a graduate of the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee with a B.B.A. in accounting and management information systems. He is a certified public accountant, a member of the American and Wisconsin institutes of CPA and a board member of the Children’s Outing Association Youth & Family Centers, Milwaukee.
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