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Brian Wing Joins Ryan as Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer

Press Release May 02, 2016

Dallas, TexasRyan, a leading global tax services firm, announced today that Brian Wing has joined the management team as Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer (CFO). Mr. Wing will lead global financial tax reporting and planning, banking and risk management, and internal operational reporting for the Firm. He will be based in the Dallas, Texas office.

Mr. Wing has more than 20 years of finance, operations, technology, and acquisition experience in public accounting and private industry, including startups and multi-billion-dollar corporations. He served as Chief Financial Officer, Senior Vice President and Treasurer for the fourth largest wholesale electrical distributor in the United States—a Forbes 100 Private Corporation—where he managed the entire accounting, finance, internal audit, legal, technology, tax, process, and credit functions for the organization. Before that, he served in leadership roles at a leading toy company and as a partner at a Big Four accounting firm. Mr. Wing is a certified public accountant (CPA) and holds Master of Business Taxation and Master of Business Administration degrees from the University of Southern California and a Bachelor of Science degree in Mathematics/Applied Science from the University of California, Los Angeles.

Brian Wing is an accomplished strategic finance leader with a demonstrated ability to transform business operations,” said G. Brint Ryan, Chairman and CEO of Ryan. “His energy and expertise will add great value at this pivotal point in our Firm’s growth, supporting our business leaders’ abilities to make meaningful decisions that will improve revenue, profitability, and client service.”

“This opportunity is a great fit for Brian, and his skills, experience, and energy are exactly what we need at this point in our trajectory,” said Delta Emerson, President of Global Shared Services at Ryan.

About Ryan

Ryan, an award-winning global tax services and software provider, is the largest Firm in the world dedicated exclusively to business taxes. With global headquarters in Dallas, Texas, the Firm provides an integrated suite of federal, state, local, and international tax services on a multijurisdictional basis, including tax recovery, consulting, advocacy, compliance, and technology services. Ryan is an 11-time recipient of the International Service Excellence Award from the Customer Service Institute of America (CSIA) for its commitment to world-class client service. Empowered by the dynamic myRyan work environment, which is widely recognized as the most innovative in the tax services industry, Ryan’s multidisciplinary team of more than 4,700 professionals and associates serves over 29,000 clients in more than 75 countries, including many of the world’s most prominent Global 5000 companies. More information about Ryan can be found at


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