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Global growth leader appointed to support foreign direct investors

Jun 27, 2019
Jun 27, 2019
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RSM Canada – the leading global provider of audit, tax and consulting services focused on the middle market – has announced that Tim Nakai has been appointed to the firm’s newly established role of global growth leader.

Tim’s role as a global growth leader will further strengthen RSM Canada’s strategic alignment with RSM International. In this new role, Tim will assist in driving foreign direct investment opportunities and seamless delivery of the RSM experience to the firm’s internationally active clients.

“As Canada’s global growth leader, Tim will play a key role in continuing to position RSM as the dominant firm serving foreign direct investors focused on the middle market,” said Harry Blum, national managing partner, RSM Canada. “Our growth is an ongoing enterprise priority, and with Tim’s leadership, we are well-poised to achieve our vision to be first-choice advisors to middle market leaders globally.” 

Tim joined RSM’s Toronto office in 2012 as a manager in the deal advisory group, where he led or participated in transaction advisory engagements for buy-side and sell-side clients. His experience includes deals across North America in a range of industries, including food and beverage, manufacturing and distribution, consumer products, health care and life sciences. More recently as a director within the group, Tim was actively involved in the strategic growth of RSM’s private equity relationships in Canada.

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