London, UK – (December 22, 2023) Integra International is pleased to announce an expanded role for Bill Sims, CPA. Following his election to Chairman Elect at the 2022 Integra International Global Conference in London the mantle of leadership of Integra was passed to him by his predecessor, Roby Almog, at the subsequent Global Conference in October 2023 held in Singapore and Mr. Sims will commence his two-year term as the Chair on January 1, 2024.
Integra International operates under the guidance of its 16-member Global Board. The Global Board sets worldwide policy and provides overarching direction for its 6,500 professionals who are instrumental in shaping the future of business and serve clients around the world. Bill Sims was the AAANZ Regional President (Americas, Asia, Australia, and New Zealand) of Integra International from 2019 to 2021.
Mark Saunders, Chief Operating Officer of Integra International said “Bill Sims has been a member of the Global Board of Integra for many years contributing freely of his time, expertise, and wise counsel. Bill’s firm, SST, also hosted a tremendous conference in Dallas during 2023. He is undoubtedly an excellent choice to serve as our Global Chairman and I’m looking forward to working with him and the continuing growth of Integra during the next two years.”
Bill Sims is the CEO of SST Accountants & Consultants, a Dallas, Texas-based firm that provides tax, audit, accounting and advisory services to educational institutions, nonprofits, businesses and more. In his nearly 30 years with the firm, Bill has played a pivotal role in establishing SST’s reputation for tailored service, professional excellence and client relationships built on trust. Today, SST consists of approximately 50 employees, four partners (including Bill) and two offices in the Dallas/Fort Worth metroplex. In 2021, Bill was named “CPA of the Year” by TXCPA Dallas for his outstanding leadership and meritorious contributions to the accounting profession throughout his 42-year career.
“I feel extremely blessed to have been elected to serve Integra International as Global Chair for the next two years. I follow in some very impactful footprints, and I, along with my fellow global board members and our very qualified staff, look forward to contributing to Integra’s already impressive legacy and adding value to our members on behalf of their clients around the world.”
Integra International is a Global Association of local, independent accounting, taxation, auditing, and business consulting firms dedicated to advising businesses around the world. Our member firms contain over 6,500 CPAs, CAs, Lawyers and Business Advisors who share knowledge openly and regularly. In a global marketplace, Integra gives members the ability to function as a global firm, providing seamless service no matter where in the world business takes them. Our members offer a wide range of professional services, meeting client’s national and international needs.