Vaco Hires 14-year Industry Veteran to Lead Finance & Accounting Consulting Practice in Dallas

For Immediate Release: July 19, 2018

Dallas, TX – Vaco, a premier global talent and solutions firm with more than 38 offices internationally, announced today new leadership in its Dallas office over the firm’s accounting and finance consulting practice.

Alicia Seaton will be joining the Vaco Dallas team as Practice Leader, Consulting Services, where she and her team will provide on-demand, urgent consulting and interim solutions for mid-sized to large corporations.

With more than 14 years of industry experience, Seaton previously worked as a director for a Big 4 public accounting firm. Through her work, Seaton has led both domestic and international engagements to develop and implement process improvement capabilities and sustainable compliance programs.

Seaton is active in defining and creating methodology as well as training guidance for Risk Consulting, including both firm focused curriculum and contributing to the New York Stock Exchange Corporate Governance Manual: IPO Readiness.

Wayne Lynch, Managing Partner of Vaco’s Dallas office, is thrilled to welcome Seaton to his team.  “Alicia’s passion for the business and deep subject matter expertise in all aspects of accounting and finance consulting allows us to offer our clients an entirely new level of service,” Lynch explained. “I’ve been looking for the right person to lead our consulting practice for some time and couldn’t be more thrilled to bring on such a pedigreed player.”

About Vaco

Vaco provides boutique level service with global reach in the areas of executive search, consulting, permanent placement, and strategic staffing. Areas of expertise include accounting, finance, technology, healthcare IT, operations, administration and international managed services. Vaco has become a premier talent & solutions firm by attracting, developing and retaining the strongest players in the industry for their entire careers, so they are available to serve clients, candidates and consultants for the duration of theirs. Since its founding in 2002, Vaco has grown to more than 35 offices across the globe, 800+ employees, 4,300 consultants and $480M in revenue. Vaco has been named to Inc. magazine’s list of the fastest-growing private companies for the past 11 years and was recently named to Forbes’ 2018 List of America’s Best Recruiting Firms. To learn more, visit



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