United States

M&A Advisor Recognizes Three RSM Professionals as Emerging Leaders

Jason Fennessy, Vikas Sekhri and Scott Walti cited for excellence



RSM US LLP (RSM) – the nation's leading provider of audit, tax and consulting services focused on the middle market – is pleased to announced that three of its employees: Jason Fennessy, Vikas Sekhri and Scott Walti were recently recognized by The M&A Advisor as winners of the publication’s Emerging Leaders Awards.

The M&A Advisor, renowned globally for its recognition of leading M&A, financing and turnaround professionals, created the recognition and related gala event to promote mentorship and professional development among emerging business leaders.

Fennessy, Sekhri and Walti were chosen for their accomplishments and expertise from a pool of nominees by an independent judging panel of distinguished business leaders.

“The Annual M&A Advisor Emerging Leaders Awards began as the 40 Under 40 Awards in the U.S. in 2010 to recognize and celebrate the achievements of young M&A, financing and turnaround professionals who had reached significant levels of success and made a notable contributions to their industry and community. With the expansion of the Emerging Leaders program to the U.K. and Europe earlier this year, the 2016 US award winners join a truly global network of young leaders,” said David Fergusson, president and co-CEO of The M&A Advisor.

“We are thrilled that three of our RSM professionals have received this prestigious recognition,” said Milton Marcotte, national transaction advisory services leader for RSM. Jason, Vikas and Scott truly understand our clients’ needs, and they exemplify excellence in all of their interactions with clients and with their fellow RSM teammates. This external recognition validates all of their hard work and focus on our clients.”

On Friday, June 10th, The M&A Advisor will host a black tie Awards Gala at the New York Athletic Club in Manhattan to introduce the Emerging Leaders Award winners to the business community and to celebrate their achievements. The awards gala is a feature of the 2016 Emerging Leaders Summit – an exclusive event pairing current and past Emerging Awards winners with their peers and industry stalwarts.

To view the complete list of this year Emerging Leaders Award Winners click here.

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RSM’s purpose is to deliver the power of being understood to our clients, colleagues and communities through world-class audit, tax and consulting services focused on middle market businesses. The clients we serve are the engine of global commerce and economic growth, and we are focused on developing leading professionals and services to meet their evolving needs in today’s ever-changing business environment.

RSM US LLP is the U.S. member of RSM International, a global network of independent audit, tax and consulting firms with 51,000 people across 123 countries. For more information, visit rsmus.com, like us on Facebook, follow us on Twitter and/or connect with us on LinkedIn.