McGladrey Taps Dan Vandenberghe to Lead National
Minneapolis – (March 23, 2011) – RSM McGladrey, Inc. and McGladrey & Pullen, LLP, which operate under the McGladrey brand as one of the country’s leading providers of assurance, tax and consulting services, recently named firm veteran Dan Vandenberghe to lead the firms’ national healthcare industry.
Vandenberghe, based in the firms’ Minneapolis office, brings more than 30 years of experience to the role, including providing advice, consultation and audit services to health systems, hospitals, clinics, nursing homes, senior housing centers, HMOs, foundations, health insurance companies and other related organizations. In addition to audit and accounting matters, he has assisted clients with mergers, acquisitions, debt capacity and debt issuance, budgeting, feasibility studies, third-party reimbursement, NAIC statutory codification and various other management decisions.
“Dan has been instrumental in the success of the McGladrey healthcare practice to date,” said Ed Wertzberger, managing director – public sector and industry leader for RSM McGladrey. “His knowledge and understanding of the industry and the relationships he has built in the healthcare community throughout his career will be invaluable as we continue serving clients in this rapidly changing industry.”
Vandenberghe’s appointment rounds out the firms’ group of national priority industry leaders, which – in addition to healthcare – includes:
- Manufacturing – led by Karen Kurek (Chicago),
- Financial Services – led by Jim Greisch (Omaha),
- Government and Education – led by Pat Hagan (Chicago), and
- Food and Beverage – led by Cristin Singer (New York).
“I am honored to be leading the firms’ healthcare industry,” said Vandenberghe. “We have a talented team of individuals across the country, who have deep knowledge the issues related to this industry. I look forward to leading the team’s efforts to provide clients with the best possible service by understanding their needs, their industry and their challenges, and providing proactive solutions to help them succeed.
Vandenberghe is a certified public accountant, and graduated with a B.A. in accounting from Moorhead State University. He is actively involved with a number of professional and civic organizations including the Minnesota Chapter of the Healthcare Financial Management Association, Aging Services of Minnesota, Minnesota Hospital Association and Care Providers of Minnesota.
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