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Deloitte LLP provides industry-leading audit & assurance, consulting, tax, and risk and financial advisory services to many of the world’s most admired brands, including more than 85 percent of the Fortune 500 and more than 6,000 private and middle market companies.
Husch Blackwell is a nationally recognized advisor to corporate clients and boards of directors, with offices in 18 U.S. cities. Guided by our extensive experience with mergers and acquisitions, securities law and corporate governance, we provide innovative and sophisticated strategies that allow directors to lead with confidence.
The University of Kansas School of Business has been educating students and creating business leaders since 1924. KU business students gain heavy exposure to real-world issues through the school’s experiential learning and international opportunities. Our world-class faculty produce innovative, nationally recognized research.
Willis Towers Watson is a leading global advisory, broking and solutions company that helps clients around the world turn risk into a path for growth. We deliver solutions that manage risk, optimize benefits, cultivate talent, and expand the power of capital to protect and strengthen institutions and individuals.
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One of the world’s leading professional services firms and the fastest growing Big Four accounting firm in the United States. We’re leading the industry in new and exciting ways. Our size and strength make us much more agile and responsive to changing trends.
Protiviti is a global consulting firm that helps companies solve problems in finance, technology, operations, governance, risk and internal audit, and has served more than 60 percent of Fortune 1000® and 35 percent of Fortune Global 500® companies.
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U.S. Bank is the fifth-largest bank in the country and employs more than 2,000 people in Kansas City. The company is committed to serving customers as a trusted financial partner, a commitment recognized by the Ethisphere Institute naming the bank a 2018 World’s Most Ethical Company.
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