PRLog (Press Release) - Feb. 11, 2013 - New York City Based CPA Firm Announces Opening of the San Francisco Office and a New Partner
RBSM, LLP announces the opening of the San Francisco Bay Area Office and the admittance of S. Sam Berde as Partner in the Firm.
New York City Based CPA Firm Announces New Partner S. Sam Berde
RBSM, LLP announces the opening of its office in the San Francisco Bay Area and the admittance of S. Sam Berde as a Partner in the Firm.
NEW YORK -- RBSM, LLP, (“RBSM”) is proud to announce the arrival of S. Sam Berde as a Partner of the firm. Mr. Berde's addition will further strengthen the firm's strategic objective of expanding its presence to the West Coast by establishing an office in the San Francisco – Bay Area.
"Mr. Berde brings with him a wealth of expertise in providing auditing and advisory services to public and private companies, and his clients’ successful completion of private and public offerings ranging from $5 to $95 million speaks to his reputation as a leading CPA," said Managing Partner Peter Stefanou. "His expertise in providing services to clients in various industries including technology companies (hardware and software companies), life sciences, hedge funds, and professional service firms in California and Washington will strengthen both our audit practice and the firm overall." Prior to joining the firm, Berde was a partner with a another regional firm in the San Francisco Bay Area for over 11 years including 2 years as the partner-in-charge of its San Francisco office. He began his career in public accounting at the San Francisco office of KPMG, where he spent 7 years. He also has experience working in the private sector as a controller and a CFO.
Berde has extensive experience in auditing , internal control over financial reporting as well as reporting under Securities and Exchange Commission rules and regulations. He is a licensed CPA in California and Washington. Berde has been a member of the professional faculty at the Haas School of Business at the University of California – Berkeley since 2005, where he teaches auditing and forensic accounting classes.
Berde earned a degree in Business Economics from the University of California – Santa Barbara. He is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and the California Society of Certified Public Accountants and the American College of Forensic Examiners.
"I'm pleased and excited to join RBSM’s practice as a partner," said Berde. "I am looking forward to developing the practice in California, and confident that RBSM’s focus on providing solutions to small and midsized companies will contribute to this objective."
About RBSM, LLP
RBSM, LLP is a New York Metropolitan area CPA firm that serves a diverse group of public and private clients in numerous industries. The full service, general practice CPA firm retains a highly trained team of accountants with expertise in several areas, including public and private company audits, tax compliance services and advisory services (due diligence, merger and acquisition transactions, forensic accounting and litigation support services). In addition to its headquarters in New York, City, RBSM has offices in Washington DC, Boca Raton Florida, Mumbai, India and Beijing China. RBSM's focused personnel coupled with technology and superior client service adds to the firm's reputation as one of the most highly respected CPA firms serving the small and midsized public companies and private investor backed companies. For more information visit http://www.rbsmllp.com
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