Benes & Krueger Join Wipfli

Construction services firm Benes & Krueger of Waukesha, Wis., has joined Milwaukee-based Wipfli (FY16 net revenue of $228 million), ranked No. 20 on the 2016 IPA 100 list of largest firms in the nation.

Benes & Krueger offers dispute resolution, litigation support and forensic accounting, computer system selection and implementation, operational audits and reviews, business planning, internal controls, audit and tax services to the construction industry. Its 10 employees, including the co-founders Michael Benes and Keith Krueger, who established the firm in 1990, have joined Wipfli’s Wauwatosa, Wis., office.

The firms said the combination would strengthen their audit and tax offerings and provide additional construction consulting expertise to clients.

“Businesses in the construction industry are facing unprecedented challenges and can benefit greatly from working with a firm with deep resources and expertise in their industry,” says Rick Dreher, MP of Wipfli. “Benes & Krueger’s services greatly complement and expand our capabilities to have a positive impact on our construction clients’ businesses. Together, Wipfli and Benes & Krueger will continue to proactively serve our construction clients as they face ever-changing needs by providing exceptional value though our expanded breadth and depth of services and resources.”

Krueger says, “Both Benes & Krueger and Wipfli are well established and respected service providers in the construction industry with similar cultures and approaches to client service, which makes this combination a great fit for our firms and our clients.”