Deloitte has named Kenny Smith leader of its financial services industry group in the U.S.

Smith, vice chairman of Deloitte LLP and a principal with Deloitte Consulting, succeeds Robert Contri, who had held the role since 2011. Contri was recently appointed global leader of the financial services industry group for Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu.

Smith will be based in San Francisco and will supervise the overall strategic direction for banking and securities, investment management, insurance and real estate.

Smith joined Deloitte in 1993 and currently heads the banking and securities sector.

Deloitte also named Don Truslow a senior adviser to the regulatory and compliance practice of Deloitte Advisory. Truslow retired as chief risk officer at M&T Bank in Buffalo, N.Y., in September 2014.

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