United States

RSM Names E.J. Nedder National Tax Consulting Services Leader



RSM US LLP, the nation's leading provider of audit, tax and consulting services focused on the middle market, announced today that E.J. Nedder has been appointed to serve as national tax consulting services leader effective May 1, 2016.

In his new role, Nedder will have responsibility for developing strategies that grow tax consulting services and positioning RSM US as the preeminent first-choice advisor for middle-market leaders’ tax consulting needs. He will also be a member of the RSM US LLP national tax leadership team.

“This is a very strategic and exciting direction for our practice,” said National Tax Leader Jeff Johannesen. “Our tax professionals already do an excellent job of providing clients with sound tax advice. But our clients say they need even more consultative services from us. And because E.J. is one of the best in our firm at understanding our clients’ needs, he is the right person for this role.”

For the last four years, Nedder has served as regional tax leader for the Northeast region, managing the operations and results of the tax practice for seven offices. A former member of the firm’s board of directors, Nedder has also been active for many years in the firm’s training programs. He has more than 20 years of experience in tax planning and compliance for the financial services industry and high net worth clients. He has served clients with a very consultative approach and has worked across all specialty lines in his career.

“RSM has a tremendous opportunity to enhance the client experience by understanding our clients’ individual and business goals and proactively delivering tailored tax advisory services to help them achieve these goals,” said Nedder. “I’m excited to have the opportunity to lead our tax consulting practice as we continue to build the capabilities to ensure we are the first-choice advisor for our client's tax consulting needs.”

Nedder graduated from Tulane University’s A.B. Freeman School of Business with a Bachelor of Science degree in management. He earned a Juris Doctorate degree from New England Law School and is a Certified Public Accountant. He is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, New York State Society of Certified Public Accountants, New York State Bar Association and the American Bar Association.

Nedder will continue to be based in RSM’s Stamford, Connecticut, office at 850 Canal St., Stamford, Connecticut, 06902-6902, 203-327-3112.

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.

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