Southfield, Michigan – Plante Moran, one of the nation’s largest public accounting and business advisory firms, is pleased to announce that Kellie Becker has been promoted to leader of the firm’s international tax practice.
Becker replaces retired partner Bill Hermann, who led Plante Moran’s international tax practice after serving as the firm’s managing partner from 2001 to 2009.
Becker has 15 years of experience specializing in structuring outbound operations, inbound start-up services and global transaction planning. She handles business tax planning and compliance for a variety of multinational corporations.
“Throughout her career, Kellie has led a number of initiatives at Plante Moran, from forming the firm’s International Concierge Desk to serving on our International Advisory Board,” said George Riddering, tax director at Plante Moran. “Her knowledge and deep expertise in international business, coupled with strong leadership skills, make her a natural fit for this position.”
Becker holds a Bachelor of Science degree in accounting from the Rochester Institute of Technology.
About Plante Moran
Plante Moran is among the nation's largest accounting, tax and consulting firms and provides a full line of services to organizations in the following industries: manufacturing and distribution, financial institutions, service, health care, private equity, public sector and real estate and construction. Plante Moran has a staff of more than 2,000 professionals in 23 offices throughout Michigan, Ohio, and Illinois with international offices in Shanghai, China; Monterrey, Mexico; and Mumbai, India. Plante Moran has been recognized by a number of organizations, including FORTUNE magazine, as one of the country's best places to work.