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Jim Givens

EY Americas Tax Private Client Services Leader

Passionate about team-building. Inspired by those who take risks. Loves the outdoors and spending time with family.

Areas of focus Tax Private client services
Office McLean, US

Jim is a partner with Ernst & Young LLP and the EY Americas Tax Private Client Services Leader. Jim has more than 29 years of experience providing domestic and international tax and advisory services to his clients.  

As a business advisor who appreciates the entrepreneurial mindset, Jim serves the distinctive needs of private clients with the breadth of the EY Tax, Advisory, Assurance and Transaction Advisory Services practices to help them unlock the full potential of their ambitions.

Jim is a certified public accountant and holds a BA in Accounting from San Diego State University and an MSc in Taxation from Golden Gate University.

How Jim is building a better working world

“Great teams create exceptional experiences for their clients which in turn create value for the communities they touch. As partners, our mandate is to build great teams by inspiring others through our actions and experiences. 

In addition to team-building, I volunteer at various non-profit organizations to share my experiences and work alongside others with similar passions.”

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