McGladreys Mike Kirley Named Chairman of RSM International Board
CHICAGO, IL– McGladrey LLP, the leading U.S. provider of assurance, tax and consulting services focused on the middle market, is pleased to announced that its Chief Operating Officer, Mike Kirley has been selected as the Chairman of the Board of Directors for RSM International, the seventh largest global network of independent accounting, tax and consulting firms.
Kirley replaces Brian Eaton who served as Chairman since March 2009, and who will continue to serve on the Board as the representative from Africa.
"The role of Chairman is one that requires leadership, dedication and a commitment to driving forward the RSM network for the good of all member firms," said Jean Stephens, CEO for RSM International. "We are pleased to welcome Mike to this prestigious role."
"At McGladrey, we understand that having a global presence is increasingly important for our growing middle market clients," said Joe Adams, managing partner and CEO for McGladrey. "Our firm's membership with RSM International enables us to serve our clients in the locations where they do business, regardless of where in the world that might be. We are thrilled that Mike is assuming such an important role with RSM International, and know that members will benefit greatly from his leadership."
Kirley's two-year term as Chairman is effective immediately.
About RSM International
RSM International is the seventh largest of independent audit, tax and advisory firms, encompassing over 100 countries, 700 offices 32,500 people internationally. The network's total fee income is $3.9 billion.
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