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Ben Younger

Managing Director

As a managing director based in Chicago, Ben Younger is responsible for client development, market strategy, and office leadership in the Midwest region.

Riveron is a firm that truly locks arms with its clients and helps them achieve whatever they are looking to do. From high-level strategic guidance to detailed plan execution, we are there for our clients in the way they need us to be.
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With nearly 20 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 SPACs. Since joining Riveron, Younger has been an integral part of the firm’s culture, leadership, and success and has used his extensive audit, process improvement, SPAC merger, and IPO readiness experience to lead marquee client projects.

Ben enjoys working with clients to increase profitability, improve operations, and mitigate risk. 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 Executive Leaders in Transition 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.

Education and Certifications

  • Bachelor of Science in Accountancy, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign