NEW YORK, June 16 /PRNewswire/ -- KPMG LLP, the U.S. audit, tax and advisory firm, announced today that Dan Tiemann, Transactions & Restructuring (T&R) service group leader in KPMG LLP's Advisory practice, has been named to Consulting magazine's list of the Top 25 Consultants for 2010.
Tiemann, who is also the global partner-in-charge of KPMG's Transaction Services, was recognized by the magazine for excellence in client service. Consulting noted that Tiemann has played a large role in growing KPMG's T&R group, and expanding its transaction services into new areas such as restructuring, business and lender due diligence, and infrastructure advisory.
"It is an honor to be recognized individually, but it's really a reflection of the great work that our transactions professionals consistently deliver to our clients," said Tiemann. "I am proud to have helped our transactions business grow into new areas, further expanding the scope and depth of service we provide to our clients."
Mark A. Goodburn, KPMG LLP's vice chairman and head of Advisory, added, "Dan is a great choice and is well deserving of this honor. On behalf of the entire leadership team at KPMG, I congratulate Dan on this impressive distinction and thank him for his continued outstanding work."
"Last year, I said I was impressed at how greatly Top-25 Consultant Award nomination were improving, year over year," said Consulting Editor-in-Chief, Joe Kornik. "And so, I raised my expectations. Needless to say, they were surpassed yet again."
Dan was also recognized for his extensive background in mergers and acquisitions, serving as a financial consultant to investors and lenders on more than 400 leveraged transactions over his more than 20-year career. He also has deep experience assisting private equity investors in conducting due diligence and integrating target companies.
A resident of Chicago, Ill., Tiemann earned a bachelor's degree in accounting from Valparaiso University. He is a certified public accountant (CPA), and a member of the Illinois Society of CPAs and the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA).
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