RSM US LLP has announced that John Behringer has been appointed to serve as its national financial institutions sector leader.
In his new role, Behringer will serve on the firm’s national financial services leadership team and “continue to execute on RSM’s vision to be the first-choice advisor to middle market leaders globally and focus on delivering outstanding client experiences, enhancing service offerings, and growing the firm’s presence within all segments of the financial institutions space”.
A partner at RSM, Behringer has more than 20 years of experience serving financial institutions.
He currently serves as a facilitator of national accounting and advisory services continuing education programs, and has written and presented on trends in the financial institutions sector spanning areas including accounting and tax, regulatory compliance, specialized risk management and consulting.
Behringer earned a Bachelor of Science degree in accountancy from Northern Illinois University.
Peter Brady, national financial services leader with RSM US LLP, said: “John’s extensive background combined with a demonstrated record of delivering innovative solutions will help our clients keep up with the ever-evolving nature of the financial institutions sector.
“I am very pleased to have John serve as our financial institutions sector leader, further enhancing our ability to positively impact our professionals, our clients and the marketplace.”
Behringer added: “I am thrilled to be stepping into this role and believe our team is well-positioned to offer differentiated products and solutions to help clients meet their needs.
“Banks and credit unions are facing a challenging climate due to the pandemic, but there are many opportunities for institutions to continue to gain strength in areas such as digital transformation, technology, customer experience, environmental, social and governance (ESG) integration, regulation and policy, and branch strategies. I look forward to helping our clients continue to innovate and succeed.”