PwC US Announces Seven New Partner Promotions in Lake Erie Market

CLEVELAND, July 1, 2014 – PwC US announced today seven professionals from its Lake Erie market have been admitted into the firm's partnership.

Their names, lines of service and primary area or industry of focus are as follows:

Dan Book  Assurance Partner Industrial Products 
     
Ken Couls Assurance Partner Private Company Services
     
Patrick Forster Advisory Principal Health Industries
     
Verne Klunzinger Assurance Partner Risk Assurance
     
Rohan Patel Advisory Principal IT Strategy
     
Matt Wallace Tax Partner International Tax
     
Daniel Webster Assurance Partner Industrial Products

In welcoming the new partners and principals, PwC Cleveland office and Lake Erie Managing Partner Bob Saada said, "These seven professionals are great examples of what it means to be a leader at PwC, and we congratulate them on this important milestone in their careers.  The size of our new partner group -- and the varied industry experience and skills they represent -- reflects the strength of our practice and our leading role in delivering the highest quality of services to our clients."

These new partners and principals are among 180 professionals admitted to the US. partnership, representing all PwC service lines. The number includes 69 new partners in audit and assurance, 49 in tax, 61 in advisory and one in internal firm services. The new admissions bring PwC's US partnership to more than 2,850 men and women.

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