Chicago-based RSM US LLP (FY18 net revenue of $2.14 billion) elected three new board members – Sudhir Kondisetty, risk advisory services principal; Sara Lord, national director of audit services; and Jerry Martin, international tax partner. Each new board member was elected to a four-year term, effective Dec. 1.
As incoming board members, Kondisetty, Lord and Martin will work closely with board chair Sergio de la Fe, whose term began Sept. 1, and other board members to ensure the effective execution of the board’s responsibilities. In addition, the board is intensely focused on accelerating RSM’s technology and innovation strategies, and building the firm’s “first-choice advisor culture.”
Kondisetty is a consulting principal and OMP of the firm’s Philadelphia office. He oversees the Philadelphia risk advisory practice, which includes business risk, technology risk, and financial regulatory compliance, security and enterprise risk management. Kondisetty also is the northeast technology risk leader for RSM, and he leads the firm’s culture, diversity and inclusion (CDI) initiative in the Northeast region.
Lord is the national director of audit services with RSM. She is a member of the audit leadership team and leads the Assurance Standards and Methodology Group (ASMG), which has overall responsibility for the methodology, tools and training supporting RSM’s assurance services, and the Specialized Services Group (SSG), which includes industry leaders who support audit quality for specialized industry practices.
Martin is a partner specializing in advising businesses on global tax matters and leads the firm’s international tax practice. He is a member of the firm’s tax leadership and global strategy team teams. Martin focuses on consulting with clients to solve for their complex global tax planning and compliance needs. He works with RSM’s global teams to provide services that include global business and tax planning, structuring, and compliance services.