Allinial Global Appoints 2023 Global Executive Board Members


ATLANTA, GEORGIA January 12, 2023 — Allinial Global is pleased to announce that it has appointed the following members to its 2023 Global Executive Board:

  • Kurt Gresens (Secretary/Treasurer) – Wipfli LLP (Milwaukee, WI, USA)
  • Aderbal Hoppe – AG BR TATICCA (Sao Paulo, Brazil)
  • Alyssa Martin – Weaver (Houston, TX, USA)
  • Kip Plowman – Cherry Bekaert Advisory LLC (Raleigh, NC, USA)
  • Jerome Rufenacht (Vice Chair) – Gewerbe-Treuhand AG (Luzern, Switzerland)
  • Craig Stanmore (Chair) – Enspira Financial (Sydney, Australia)
  • Jim Wallace (Vice Chair) – BPM LLP (San Francisco, CA, USA)
  • Charles Weinstein – EisnerAmper (New York, NY, USA)
  • Christophe Velut – Allinial Walter France (Paris, France)

The association would also like to express its gratitude to departing board members Ray Scheaffer of Abbott, Stringham & Lynch, Inc. and Alphons van de Ven of ESJ Financial Engineering.

“Governance is critical, particularly when organizations are growing and changing. As we forge ahead with an ambitious strategic plan, we are very fortunate to have such a capable and committed group of leaders on our Global Executive Board. I have no doubt that our members will be well served by their insights, experience, and dedication to delivering even more relevant and valuable services in 2023.”

—Mark Koziel, President and CEO, Allinial Global


About Allinial Global:  

Allinial Global is a member-based association dedicated to the success of independent accounting and consulting firms. Founded in 1969, this strategic affiliation of legally independent accounting firms has a mission to foster the independence, profitability, and continuous improvement of its members. Allinial Global is two hundred and fifty-six members strong and growing, with locations throughout the world generating over $4.5 billion in collective revenues. With dedicated regional liaisons who have extensive connections throughout the Americas, EMEIA (Europe, the Middle East, India, and Africa), and the Asia Pacific region, members of Allinial Global are committed to providing the most agile, flexible, and client-centric solutions anywhere, anytime.  

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Mark Koziel, President & CEO 

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