New York, NY (PRWEB) January 16, 2017
PKF O’Connor Davies, LLP, the nation’s 26th largest accounting and advisory firm, announced today it has named Gus Saliba, CPA, a partner in the Firm’s audit practice. Saliba brings over 25 years of public accounting experience in the not-for-profit sector with a specialty in educational organizations. Saliba’s hire reinforces the Firm’s ongoing commitment to recruiting industry-leading talent to serve the diverse needs of its expanding client base.
“Gus sets a high bar in the not-for-profit charter school space,” said Kevin J. Keane, Managing Partner. “The depth of knowledge and range of expertise he brings to PKF O’Connor Davies is a strong addition to our robust audit practice. We’re excited to have someone of Gus’ caliber join us as we continually strive to deliver the highest level of value for our clients.”
Prior to joining PKF O’Connor Davies, Saliba served as partner at an accounting and consulting firm in New York City where he worked with over 80 not-for-profit corporations on a range of accounting, auditing and advisory issues including audit planning, internal control reviews, developing budgets and forecasts and providing board education and governance advice. Saliba is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA) and currently serves on the New York State Education Department’s Charter School Audit Guide Committee and on the board of the Tuxedo Park School.
“At a time when the audit and advisory space is becoming increasingly complex, PKF O’Connor Davies is doing more to help clients navigate regulatory nuances and thrive in the shifting landscape,” said Saliba. “I’m excited to join a team that has the kind of passion and drive that exists at PKF O’Connor Davies. I’m ready to get started and do my part to position the firm’s clients for success at every turn.”
Saliba will be based at the Firm’s headquarters in Harrison, N.Y.
About PKF O’Connor Davies, LLP
PKF O’Connor Davies, LLP is a full service Certified Public Accounting and advisory firm with a long history of serving clients both domestically and internationally. With roots tracing to 1891, nine offices in New York, New Jersey, Connecticut and Maryland, and more than 600 professionals, led by over 100 partners, the Firm provides a complete range of accounting, auditing, tax and management advisory services.
PKF O’Connor Davies is ranked number 26 in Accounting Today’s 2016 “Top 100 Firms” list and the Firm is also recognized as a “Leader in Audit and Accounting,” a “Pacesetter in Growth” and one of the “Top Firms in the Mid-Atlantic.” PKF O’Connor Davies is ranked number 29 in INSIDE Public Accounting’s 2015 “Top 100 Firms” list and recognized as one of the “Top Ten Fastest-Growing Firms." In 2016, PKF O'Connor Davies was named one of Vault's Accounting 50, a ranking of the 50 best accounting employers to work for in North America, and ranked among the top 50 most prestigious accounting firms in America in a complementary Vault survey. The Firm is the 11th largest accounting firm in the New York Metropolitan area, according to Crain’s New York Business, and was named the 10th top accounting firm in New Jersey according to NJBiz’s 2016 rankings.
By consistently delivering proactive, thorough and efficient service, PKF O'Connor Davies has built long-lasting, valuable relationships with its clients. Partners are intimately involved in the day-to-day management of engagements, ensuring a high degree of client service and cost effectiveness. The Firm’s seasoned professional staff members employ a team approach to all engagements to provide clients with the utmost quality and timely services aimed at helping them succeed. Continuity of staffing and attention to detail in all client engagements make the Firm stand out among its competitors.
PKF O’Connor Davies is the lead North American representative of the international association of PKF member firms. PKF International is a network of legally independent member firms providing accounting and business advisory services in 440 locations in 150 countries around the world. With its tradition, experience and focus on the future, PKF O’Connor Davies is ready to help clients meet today’s ever-changing economic conditions and manage the growing complexities of the regulatory environment. For more information, visit http://www.PKFOD.com.