Mike, an audit partner in the firm’s Tampa office, has more than 30 years of experience in working with public and privately held companies and private equity funds. He has extensive experience in the banking, manufacturing, health care, real estate and nonprofit industries. With a sharp focus on client service, Mike is actively involved in all aspects of his engagements, including planning and risk assessment, coordination of field work, resolution of accounting matters, recommendations to improve accounting controls, and communications with senior management and committees of the board of directors.
Mike has consulted on a wide range of topics including debt refinancings, de novo banking applications, initial and secondary registrations with the SEC, real estate and business valuations, shareholder reorganizations, internal accounting controls, and developing policies and procedures. Mike began his accounting career with a leading national accounting firm where he managed audit engagements for the firm’s larger publicly traded corporate clients. He later joined Tampa-based CPA firm Dowell & Perez where he was an audit partner for almost 20 years and worked in that capacity up to the time of the firm’s merger with Skoda Minotti in 2013.