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Patrick "Pat" W. Dolan has joined Chicago-based KPMG LLP, the audit, tax and advisory firm, to head its consumer markets practice.
Dolan, 53, will serve as national line of business leader - consumer markets, and U.S. sector leader - food, drink and consumer goods. In this role, he will be responsible for growing the firm's consumer markets line of business, strengthening the firm's brand, and working with KPMG partners and professionals across the U.S.
Dolan is a professional services veteran with deep audit and advisory services experience -- and almost 30 years in the consumer markets and wholesale distribution industries, according to KPMG. He began his career at Arthur Andersen in 1976 and held positions of increasing responsibility through 2002, serving as managing partner of its business consulting practice in the central region, and as regional managing partner of the audit, tax, and consulting practices in that region.
Dolan also ran the firm's wholesale distribution industry practice, publishing industry thought leadership studies and growing the firm's market share in that industry. He was an s.v.p. at BearingPoint where he created and managed a middle market consumer and industrial markets segment. Most recently, he was a corporate v.p. of operations at a privately held distribution company in Chicago.