Protiviti’s Kimberly Dickerson Named a Top 25 Consultant by Consulting Magazine

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MENLO PARK, Calif. – May 12, 2015 – Kimberly Dickerson, a managing director at global consulting firm Protiviti (, has been honored as a 2015 Top 25 Consultant in the financial services category by Consulting magazine. Dickerson was selected from among nearly 400 nominees for the honor, which recognizes industry professionals making the greatest impact on clients and their respective firms.

“Kim’s keen ability to address critical issues head-on, her deep-rooted industry experience, and her exceptional advice and counsel continue to help our clients solve some of their most critical business issues,” said Joseph Tarantino, president and CEO of Protiviti. “We are proud of Kim’s accomplishments to date as both a leader and mentor at Protiviti, and of this tremendous recognition.”

In addition to her work with clients, Dickerson holds leadership roles as the head of Protiviti’s Metro D.C. office and the firm’s Global Women’s Initiative. With more than 25 years of professional experience working as a financial services industry consultant, including work at several top five U.S. banks and private equity firms, Dickerson provides an unmatched level of experience in risk management and compliance.

At Protiviti, Dickerson currently focuses on assisting financial institutions with building and strengthening risk management frameworks, testing for regulatory compliance, assessing and improving control environments, operations, and implementing change of control transactions.

She joins an elite group of past Protiviti Top 25 Consultant winners including: Carol Beaumier (2014), Jim Pajakowski (2013), Jim Armetta (2012), Jim DeLoach (2011) and Cory Gunderson (2009).

“We were impressed with the nearly 400 nominations we received this year. Each year, the Top 25 nominations get stronger and stronger, and this year was no different,” said Consulting Editor and Publisher Joe Kornik. “This year’s winners are trend-setters and thought leaders, and are moving the needle like never before when it comes to being a trusted advisor to their clients.”

The publication will celebrate the winners at its annual Top 25 Consultants Achievement Awards Dinner, which will be held on June 18 at The Pierre Hotel in New York City.

About Protiviti Inc.

Protiviti ( is a global consulting firm that delivers deep expertise, objective insights, a tailored approach, and unparalleled collaboration to help leaders confidently face the future. Protiviti and its independent and locally owned Member Firms provide clients with consulting and managed solutions in finance, technology, operations, data, analytics, governance, risk and internal audit through its network of more than 85 offices in over 25 countries.

Named to the 2021 Fortune 100 Best Companies to Work For® list, Protiviti has served more than 60 percent of Fortune 1000® and 35 percent of Fortune Global 500® companies. The firm also works with smaller, growing companies, including those looking to go public, as well as with government agencies. Protiviti is a wholly owned subsidiary of Robert Half (NYSE: RHI). Founded in 1948, Robert Half is a member of the S&P 500 index.

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