Mike is an audit & accounting partner who works with privately-held companies in a broad range of industries providing traditional accounting and tax services. He is a leader in the firm’s Technology Practice, and in that capacity serves as a business advisor to emerging, entrepreneurial businesses, assisting them as they expand and mature. His clients look to him for his technical depth, realistic perspective, entrepreneurial spirit and overall commitment.
Mike offers a unique value to his clients through a specialized skill set that has been honed through a blend of public accounting and operational experience, with direct, hands-on experience in the following areas:
CFO advisory services
Business expansion and investment
M&A due diligence
Business process reengineering and internal controls
Mike is also the leader of the firm’s Corporate Governance practice and has extensive experience working with clients on their Sarbanes-Oxley Section 404 compliance initiatives and has successfully led numerous Sarbanes-Oxley projects for companies ranging in size up to $26 billion. Mike also works extensively with privately-held companies to design effective internal control environments that will scale for anticipated, future growth.
Mike began his career in the audit practice of one of the Big Six accounting firms and has also worked outside of public accounting in roles as a chief financial officer and vice president of finance.
Mike is a member of the New York State Society of Certified Public Accountants and the American Institute of CPAs. He holds a B.A. from Colgate University and an M.S.P.A. from the University of Hartford.