Our Team

Building Blocks For Success

Russell B. Shinsky
Managing Partner

Russell B. Shinsky, CPA, CGMA, is the Managing Partner and a member of the Executive Committee at Anchin. Russell leads the firm with strong values, a forward-looking vision, and an unwavering commitment to providing the highest standards of service that best meet the needs of Anchin’s diverse clients.

Russell brings in-depth knowledge and extensive experience across various industry sectors. He is a member of Anchin’s Law Firm Group and also serves businesses within the fields of architecture and engineering, construction, retail, food, textiles, compensation and benefits, manufacturing, and distribution. His sound advice to clients extends beyond their accounting and tax, and encompass areas ranging from operations to succession planning, mergers/acquisitions and strategic alliances.

A visionary and transformative leader, Russell has been instrumental in the strategic expansion of Anchin’s practice areas and its geographic footprint. His emphasis on client service excellence and technical competency has helped earn Anchin a reputation as one of the nation’s premier accounting and advisory firms. Under his leadership, Anchin has elevated its standing and continued its many years of recognition as an employee-centered organization fostering the professional advancement, personal fulfillment and well-being of its employees. That culture has contributed to the firm’s multiple consecutive placements on the prestigious Crain’s Best Places to Work list. Another hallmark of his leadership are the strong core values he imparts across Environmental, Social and Governance matters including Diversity and Inclusion.

Russell has been a speaker and panelist at prominent professional and industry conferences over the years. Well-respected by his peers, he was named a 2023 Notable Leader in Accounting, Tax and Audit by Crain’s New York Business and is an active member of both the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA) and the New York State Society of Certified Public Accountants (NYSSCPA).