BDO USA, LLP Introduces New Managing Partner Role for Core Assurance and Tax Business Lines in Each of Its Regions

June 2016

Jerry Walsh

Chicago, IL -- BDO USA, LLP, one of the nation's leading professional service firms, today announced a new reporting structure for its core assurance and tax business lines.  The firm has created a new managing partner (MP) leadership role to oversee these business lines in each of its six geographic regions.  The newly appointed MPs are Brian Eccleston (Northeast), William Eisig (Atlantic), Paul Heiselmann (Southeast), Matthew Becker (Central), Ron Martin (Southwest) and Christopher Tower (West).  They will each report directly to BDO USA’s Chief Operating Officer, Steve Ferrara, and will play a key role in supporting the regional managing partners (RMPs) for assurance and tax who will report to the new MPs.  These appointments are effective July 1.

“Given our firm’s rapid growth over the past several years, we decided the time was right to alter our reporting structure in order to enable more effective collaboration across business lines to generate further opportunities for our firm,” said Wayne Berson, CEO of BDO USA.  “I want to congratulate Brian, Bill, Paul, Matt, Ron and Christopher on their new appointments. Each of these individuals have played an instrumental role in BDO’s success and I am confident that they will attain similar achievements in their new roles.”

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