Baker Tilly International Names Christen as Chairman

Tim Christen

Tim Christen

Baker Tilly International named Timothy Christen as its new chairman of the board of directors. Christen is chairman emeritus of Baker Tilly International member network firm Baker Tilly Virchow Krause, which he led as its CEO for 17 years.

Christen was elected chairman by Baker Tilly International’s board of directors at the network’s Americas Conference in Cancun in June 2017. He began his four-year term on Oct. 30.

“Tim has been a consistently indispensable contributor to our board of directors,” says Ted Verkade, CEO and president of Baker Tilly International. “He is a widely respected and highly regarded leader in our profession. We look forward to his ongoing guidance and influence on our network as its new chairman.”

“We are an exceptionally strong network of firms who share an overriding commitment to quality, innovation and exceptional client service,” says Christen.