Cherry Bekaert Launches Technology Solutions Group

Toby Stansell

Toby Stansell

Richmond, Va.-based Cherry Bekaert (FY16 net revenue of $164.2 million) has launched a Technology Solutions Group, which will be led by managing director Toby Stansell and director Jim Holman, who both recently joined the firm.

Stansell most recently served as president and COO of a boutique technology consulting firm. In his new role, he will advise clients on applying and leveraging technology to improve their operational and financial performance. Stansell’s business technology expertise, combined with his executive management experience, will help clients capitalize upon transformative opportunities to increase the productivity of people and processes.

Jim Holman

Jim Holman

Operating out of the firm’s Atlanta and Greenville, S.C., practices, he will also work with clients in Cherry Bekaert’s THInc practice serving the health, technology and industrial sectors. For 35 years, Stansell has worked with industrial clients in the areas of order management, supply-chain planning and execution, enterprise resource planning implementations, and lean materials management.

Holman has more than 25 years of experience advising clients with business flow, manufacturing and distribution processes, and analytical reporting. He has played a key role in IT/systems divesture projects and IT post-merger integration projects, including system migrations and optimization strategies. Based in Atlanta, Holman also will serve as a consultant to the firm’s THInc specialty practice. His expertise includes manufacturing financial modules, distribution modules, business intelligence, shop floor data collection, and mobile solutions.