Press Room

August 08, 2013

John Niemann Joins WTAS as Managing Director

John O. Niemann, Jr. recently joined WTAS as a Managing Director.

John has over 35 years of broad based experience in taxation, valuation, financial advisory services and related consulting services. Before joining WTAS, John was with Arthur Andersen LLP, where he served as the President and Chief Operating Officer. John also has public board experience, having served as the Chair of the audit committees of companies in the energy and financial services industries.  

Niemann will be coordinating local expansion opportunities along with WTAS regional and national leadership.  He will also manage the integration of the firm’s four primary practice area divisions including services for ultra-high net worth individuals, businesses, alternative investment funds and valuation.

“The addition of John Niemann is a linchpin in our advancement as a firm.  John’s extensive experience, reputation and relationships will be principal assets as we expand our national footprint in Texas and in key markets internationally,” said WTAS CEO, Mark Vorsatz.

John received his undergraduate degree and master’s degree in accounting from Rice University and his J.D. from South Texas College of Law.