Rux Promoted to Partner in Tampa Bay

Christopher "Chris" Rux

Christopher “Chris” Rux

Richmond, Va.-based Cherry Bekaert (FY16 net revenue of $164 million) has announced that Christopher “Chris” Rux has been promoted to MP of the firm’s Tampa Bay practice.

Rux served as an audit partner with Cherry Bekaert prior to his promotion. Rux has been with the firm since 2008, and currently serves as leader of its Florida technology and health and life sciences industry group. His experience includes guiding clients in the technology, life sciences, industrial, hospitality, entertainment and government contracting sectors.

Rux’s assistance extends to diverse accounting matters such as revenue recognition, reporting requirements, audits and Sarbanes-Oxley compliance. Before joining Cherry Bekaert, he was an assurance and business advisory associate at a large international accounting firm, working primarily on audit and attestation engagements.

“Chris’ promotion reflects his dedication to serving clients in the Tampa Bay area, and I look forward to collaborating with him to extend Cherry Bekaert’s footprint in the Florida market,” says Kip Plowman, MP of strategic growth.