Ed Amorosso.

Ed Amorosso

Hampton Roads Market Leader


BDO Norfolk Office



Executive Summary

Ed Amorosso serves as the tax market leader for BDO Norfolk and a national co-leader of BDO's Government Contracting practice. With more than 40 years of experience in accounting, auditing, and tax, Ed provides general business advisory services to clients, as well as assisting with negotiations of and financial arrangements for the purchase and sale of closely-held businesses.

For more than 30 years, Ed has advised government contractors primarily in the ship repair industry, and regularly advises clients on cost accounting systems; review and analysis of cost returns and overhead; and general and administrative calculations. He has also been involved with employee-owned companies (ESOPs), having performed feasibility studies and assisted with the development and implementation of new ESOPs.

In addition to his government contracting industry experience, Ed has provided accounting and consulting services for automotive dealership clients and is a member of the BDO Norfolk Automotive industry team. He regularly advises clients on operational aspects of dealerships and the buy and sell side of dealership transactions.

Professional Affiliations

American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
Virginia Society of Certified Public Accountants


B.S., Business Administration (Accounting Concentration), Old Dominion University

Community Involvement

Chesapeake Bay Academy
Greater Norfolk Corporation
Old Dominion University Strome College of Business
The Charity Bowl
Virginia Beach Neptune Festival
Virginia Beach Vision