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