FORT WORTH, Texas, March 21, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- PwC US today announced that Pat Alford, a 21-year veteran of the firm, has been appointed as managing partner for its Fort Worth office. Alford will focus on leading the efforts to serve PwC's diverse client base in the Fort Worth market while supporting the growth and development of the firm's talent in the Fort Worth office. He succeeds David Evans, who will be relocating to New York.
"Pat's dedication to his clients and the people of PwC makes him an ideal choice to lead PwC's Fort Worth office into the future," said Tom Codd, PwC's North Texas Managing Partner. "Pat will continue to leverage his extensive experience in the Fort Worth market to bring the best of PwC's advisory, assurance and tax services to clients in the area."
In addition to his new role as managing partner of the Fort Worth office, Alford will continue serving his existing clients in the Dallas – Fort Worth Metroplex which include a variety of public and private clients in the financial services industry.
Commenting on his strategic vision for the practice, Alford said, "PwC has an outstanding client base in Fort Worth, and we are committed to continuing to deliver high quality services to assist all of our clients. I am pleased to be leading a group of professionals who exemplify the PwC values each and every day. PwC has a great story to tell and I am excited to continue our legacy in Fort Worth."
Alford is a Certified Public Accountant in Texas and Nebraska and is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants. He received a bachelor's degree in business as well as a master's in professional accounting from the University of Texas at Austin.
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