As a managing director based in Chicago, Ben Younger is responsible for client development, relationship management, market strategy, and expansion of Riveron’s presence in the Midwest region.
With over 25 years in the industry, Ben has deep experience advising C-suite executives and boards of directors regarding complex accounting matters and strategic business recommendations, including SPAC transactions and IPOs. Since joining Riveron, Younger has been an integral part of the firm’s culture, leadership, and success and has used his extensive to lead marquee client projects. Ben enjoys working with clients to drive execution strategic initiatives to increase profitability, improve operations, mitigate risk, and enable efficiency. He is detail-oriented and brings a positive attitude to all projects.
Ben is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and the Illinois CPA Society. He is a board member of the Association of Corporate Growth’s Chicago chapter and an Achievement Council Member of Midtown Educational Foundation. Ben also volunteers with the Taxpayer Assistance Program.
Prior to joining Riveron, Ben was an audit partner at Grant Thornton.
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