James Gerace - BDO Chicago

James Gerace

National Partner – Expansion & Alliance and Private Company Approach

CPA

BDO Chicago National Office

312-616-4645

vCard

Executive Summary

James Gerace is a member of BDO’s Professional Practice group and leads a variety of different efforts predominantly around the firm’s distinctive private company audit services. In this role, he is responsible for the design, development and implementation of methodology, tools and guidance across the firm and for assisting the Assurance practice professionals in applying them in the delivery of superior and efficient client services. He also leads the firm’s technical efforts regarding non-audit assurance services, such as reviews and compilations, and he also focuses on the firm’s Alliance and Expansion programs.

Prior to his current role in the Professional Practice Group, Jim was a practice line partner and central region technical partner. He started his career in 1987 with Arthur Andersen and left as a partner upon joining BDO in 2002.

Professional Affiliations

American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
Illinois CPA Society (ICPAS), Chair of Audit and Assurance Services Committee

Education

B.S., Accounting, University of Illinois