Bharath Ramachandran

Assurance Partner

CPA

BDO Boston

617-239-4161

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Executive Summary

Bharath Ramachandran is the leader of BDO’s Financial Services Assurance practice in Boston. He has over 15 years of experience in public accounting, specializing in the asset management space. He has served several complex alternative investment fund clients in Boston, Atlanta and the Dutch Caribbean, ranging from start-ups to multinational, multi-billion dollar alternative investment firms. Many of these firms maintain intricate structures (master-feeder, parallel funds, mini-master, search funds) and employ diverse investing strategies.
 
Bharath's clients include hedge funds, private equity funds, venture funds, business development companies and broker dealers. In addition, Bharath has experience serving fund-of-fund clients, which invest in a variety of hedge funds, private equity funds, and venture funds.
 
Bharath leads assurance engagements and advises senior client executives on internal controls, accounting and reporting principles, and industry developments. He has also counselled investment advisers on accounting issues and structuring their products as well as their advisory businesses.
 
Bharath has contributed articles to various publications of the Massachusetts Society of Certified Public Accountants (MSCPA). He has also written several learning and development courses focused on asset management topics and delivered them to clients, staff and BDO management.

Professional Affiliations

American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
Institute of Chartered Accountants of India
Massachusetts Society of Certified Public Accountants

Education

B.Comm., University of Madras