Bob Bowman

Bob Bowman

Assurance Partner


BDO Seattle - Union Street Office



Executive Summary

Bob Bowman has more than 19 years of experience in advising companies in the technology and life sciences industries on a variety of issues impacting their business. He has witnessed firsthand the many complexities emerging companies have in accounting for revenue recognition, intangibles, stock-based compensation, and creative debt and equity financing. Bob focuses on these issues impacting the technology and life sciences industries, as well as businesses that are development-stage, emerging-publicly-traded, and privately-held. 

Bob is also a member of our employee benefit plan group. He spends the majority of his time auditing defined contribution plans―including 401(k), employee stock ownership (ESOP), and 403(b)―and defined benefit plans, and also has experience with plans of publicly traded companies requiring an 11K filing, as well as multiple employer plans.

Professional Affiliations

American Institute of Certified Public Accountants 
Life Sciences Northwest
Startups Meet Angels
Washington Society of Certified Public Accountants 
Washington Technology Industry Association


B.A., Business Administration and Accounting, summa cum laude, Washington State University  

Community Involvement

Accounting Advisory Board and National Board of Advisors, Washington State University College of Business