HLB International, the global network of independent advisory and accounting firms, has appointed Bill Hagaman as its new global chairman. Hagaman is MP and CEO of Princeton, N.J.-based IPA 100 firm Withum (FY22 net revenue of $425.3 million). He succeeds Corney Versteden in the role.
“From working alongside Bill over the years, I know that his breath of experience and knowledge will help influence the next era of strategic growth and prosperity for the network, building on the foundations already laid by Corney Versteden,” says HLB CEO Marco Donzelli.
“During his tenure, Corney has elevated HLB to new heights,” adds Hagaman. “I hope to follow his lead and continue that momentum. I look forward to working with HLB CEO Marco Donzelli on achieving his vision of growth and increased value to our member firms.”