SAN FRANCISCO, Feb. 10, 2022 – BPM LLP, one of the 50 largest public accounting and advisory firms in the country, is excited to announce that CEO Jim Wallace has been named Chair of the Americas Region Board for Allinial Global. The appointment follows Wallace’s service since 2020 as a member of Allinial’s Americas Board, which oversees the association’s activities on the American continents.
Allinial Global is a professional association of legally independent accounting and consulting firms with members across North America and around the world. Consisting of 248 professional services firms spread across 98 countries, Allinial Global fosters collaboration that helps member firms provide the highest-quality solutions to their clients’ global needs. The Americas Region Board, along with the EMEIA (Europe, the Middle East, India and Africa) and Asia Pacific Boards, provides input to the Global Executive Board, of which Wallace is also a member.
“We are excited to welcome Jim as Chair of our Americas Regional Board,” said Mark Koziel, President and CEO of Allinial Global. “BPM leads by example with a forward-looking mindset and demonstrated commitment to growing advisory services, advancing DEI, and elevating client service. I’m confident that Jim’s leadership and vision will serve our members and their clients well as we continue to focus on transformation.”
“BPM looks forward to further supporting Allinial Global in this new capacity,” said Rich Bellucci, BPM’s Board of Directors Chair. “BPM’s active involvement with Allinial Global has been very rewarding and reflects our firm’s commitment to meeting and exceeding our clients’ needs.”
With more than 35 years of public accounting experience, Wallace focuses his attention on spearheading strategic initiatives that deliver on the firm’s mission to provide “wow” client experiences and help clients and colleagues be successful in work and life. Outside of his recently appointed role, Wallace also serves on the AICPA’s Council and on the Board of the Bay Area Council. Wallace earned his B.S. from Aquinas College.
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