Baker Tilly Partner Jason Jacobs Appointed to IFNY Board of Directors

NEW YORK (September 6, 2017) – Leading accounting and advisory firm Baker Tilly Virchow Krause, LLP (Baker Tilly) congratulates Jason Jacobs, CPA, partner with Baker Tilly’s financial services practice group, on his appointment to the Board of Directors of the Insurance Federation of New York, Inc. (IFNY).

“I’m honored to join the Board of the IFNY,” Jacobs said. “The organization’s commitment to the insurance industry in New York, including the diverse organizations and people it serves, resonates with my commitment to the industry.”

Jacobs has 16 years of specialized experience in public accounting, working with Baker Tilly’s financial services industries from the firm’s New York office. His clients include many publicly traded, privately held and mutual U.S. domestic and internationally active companies. He is active in reviewing and providing comment letters on new accounting standards that impact the insurance and financial services industries.

“Jason is an accomplished leader and a considerable asset to our firm,” Christine Anderson, CPA, CITP, CGMA, managing partner of growth and specialization and firm leader of the financial services practice said. “We are confident Jason’s expertise will add tremendous value to the Board.”

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Baker Tilly Virchow Krause, LLP (Baker Tilly) is a nationally recognized, full-service accounting and advisory firm whose specialized professionals connect with clients and their businesses through refreshing candor and clear industry insight. With approximately 2,700 employees across the United States, Baker Tilly is ranked as one of the 15 largest accounting and advisory firms in the country. Headquartered in Chicago, Baker Tilly is an independent member of Baker Tilly International, a worldwide network of independent accounting and business advisory firms in 147 territories, with 33,600 professionals. The combined worldwide revenue of independent member firms is $3.4 billion.