Principal; Global Forensics Practice Leader
Glenn Pomerantz is a BDO principal with over 35 years of forensic accounting, auditing and consulting experience and leads BDO’s Global Forensic Practice. He is a Certified Public Accountant and Certified Fraud Examiner specializing in fraud investigations, compliance and due diligence as well as domestic and international dispute resolution.
His forensic accounting engagements include matters involving financial reporting fraud, crimes against the company and corruption. Glenn leads forensic accounting engagements in the United States and globally where he has built and maintains a network of over 100 BDO member firms performing forensic engagements in a seamless manner. Engagements include assisting counsel, Boards, Trustees, Liquidators, and stakeholders in identifying and quantifying financial fraud and remediating control failures through the design, implementation and monitoring of internal controls and governance programs. He is the primary professional responsible for shadowing forensic accounting investigations of BDO Audit clients where he assesses the completeness and appropriateness of investigative procedures, the basis for investigative conclusions and the suggested remediation program. Glenn works closely with BDO’s Forensic Technology professionals who provide data collections, electronic discovery, data analytics and artificial intelligence capabilities to BDO forensic teams.
Glenn provides expert witness testimony in the form of economic damage quantification and analyses including lost profit opinions. He has testified in approximately 100 matters over his 35- year tenure across numerous industries and venues.
Glenn has authored numerous articles and presented at national, regional and local conferences on topics including fraud investigations, corporate governance, fraud prevention, complex economic damages, risk assessments and insurance claims.
Glenn has served as a neutral arbitrator and a court appointed referee and umpire all related to financial and accounting issues. He is recognized in “Who’s Who Legal” under Investigations Forensic Accountants and Consulting Experts Forensic Accountants.
- American Bar Association, Associate Member
- American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, Certified in Financial Forensics
- Association of Certified Fraud Examiners
- New York State Society of Certified Public Accountants
- M.B.A., Finance, Baruch College – City University of New York
- B.S., Accounting, State University of New York at Buffalo