Canada

Vince Simonelli joins RSM as transaction advisory services partner

NEWS RELEASE

Toronto,

RSM Canada (“RSM”) – the leading global provider of audit, tax and consulting services focused on the middle market – is pleased to announce that Vince Simonelli has rejoined the Toronto office as a transaction advisory services (TAS) partner.

Simonelli is a recognized leader in Canada in due diligence financial activities. He has led more than 100 buy-side and sell-side due diligence engagements to identify deal issues and quality of earnings matters, as well as developing detailed financial models and contributing to purchase and sale terms. He has helped clients save millions of dollars in working capital adjustments and price adjustments.

Simonelli was with RSM Canada’s predecessor firm as a partner from 2004-2016, and played a key role in the significant growth of the TAS team, training and mentoring people who are still part of the team today.

“Vince is an outstanding first-choice advisor and we’re delighted he’s back,” said Harry Blum, managing partner, RSM Canada LLP. “He’s a high-performing, proven leader in the field who gets results for his clients, and his reputation will benefit our firm as we continue building the RSM brand here in Toronto and across Canada.”

“Having Vince rejoin our team is a great win for our firm and our clients,” said Michael Grossman, national TAS leader, RSM. “His wealth of experience and keen insights will strengthen our growing TAS practice, and he’s a team player with a commitment to developing people and working together to achieve the best result for the client.”

Simonelli is an alumnus of Wilfrid Laurier University, where he graduated with distinction. He is active in the tax, audit and consulting community and is a regular presenter on financial analysis and due diligence matters.

About RSM

RSM’s purpose is to deliver the power of being understood to our clients, colleagues and communities through world-class audit, tax and consulting services focused on middle market businesses. The clients we serve are the engine of global commerce and economic growth, and we are focused on developing leading professionals and services to meet their evolving needs in today’s ever-changing business environment.

RSM Canada LLP provides public accounting services and is the Canadian member firm of RSM International, a global network of independent audit, tax and consulting firms with more than 43,000 people in over 120 countries. RSM Alberta LLP is a limited liability partnership and independent legal entity that provides public accounting services. RSM Canada Consulting LP provides consulting services and is an affiliate of RSM US LLP, a member firm of RSM International. For more information visit rsmcanada.com, like us on Facebook, follow us on Twitter and/or connect with us on LinkedIn.

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