Christopher Orella

Northeast Managing Partner


BDO New York - Park Avenue Office



Executive Summary

Christopher J. Orella is the Northeast Managing Partner and member of the BDO Board of Directors. Chris has operational responsibilities for BDO’s Northeast region overseeing six office locations with over 700 professional staff. His client responsibilities include supervision of audit and consulting engagements, and strategic consulting with an emphasis on an organization’s growth. Chris has been the engagement partner for many successful organizations and his extensive experience includes presenting to boards of directors, audit committees, and other governance bodies.

Professional Affiliations

American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
New York State Society of CPAs
Healthcare Financial Management Association, Member


B.S., Accounting, State University of New York at Albany

Community Involvement

Northport Historical Society, Board Member (2013-2014)