Assurance, tax, and consulting services firm RSM US announced the promotion of National Leader of Risk Consulting John Brackett as chief risk officer.

He succeeds Bruce Jorth, who served in the role for 14 years. Brackett joined the firm 19 years ago and serves in an advisory role for its enterprise risk management program. He has worked with the audit practice both at RSM and in a prior role with a Big Four accounting firm Ernst & Young.

Brackett’s experience spans developing and integrating strategic corporate planning initiatives for global clients, implementing enterprise risk management and corporate governance programs for global companies, supporting clients in developing regulatory compliance programs and responding to regulatory compliance matters, and providing strategic coaching and training to boards of directors and audit committees.