Chicago-based RSM (FY18 net revenue of $1.75 billion) has announced that Tony Urban has been appointed to serve as national tax consulting services leader, effective Sept. 1. Urban will continue to be based out of the firm’s Omaha, Neb., office.
In his new role, Urban will be responsible for developing strategies that grow tax consulting services. He is a member of the RSM US LLP national tax leadership team and a member of the RSM US board of directors.
“Our tax professionals already do an excellent job of providing clients with the sound tax advice they expect from RSM,” says E.J. Nedder, who will become national leader of the RSM US tax practice Sept. 1. “Tony’s main responsibility in his new role will be to continue building our tax consultative service capabilities. He has a proven track record understanding our clients’ needs, which makes him the right person for this job.”
For the last seven years, Urban has served as national leader for the RSM state and local tax practice. He has more than 25 years of experience providing tax compliance, tax planning and business advisory services to clients, primarily in the industrial products and consumer products industries.