Karen Baum - BDO Dallas

Karen Baum

Partner; National Advisory Services


BDO Dallas Office



Executive Summary

Karen Baum is a an accomplished strategic merger and acquisition (M&A) advisor with more than 30 years of experience providing a full spectrum of M&A, litigation, and dispute advisory. She brings insight and innovation to complex transactions and operational finesse to maximize synergy capture and value creation. Karen engages the expertise of subject matter experts across the BDO platform to design agile, transformational solutions to help companies achieve top line growth, operational excellence and enterprise risk mitigation across the organization. Her industry expertise includes serving clients in fintech, entertainment, media & broadcasting, healthcare, software, and technology sectors.

As a member of BDO’s U.S. and global private equity, corporate finance and sustainability teams, Karen inspires and drives comprehensive, value enhancing solutions for private equity and corporate clients ensuring best-in-class client service.

Professional Affiliations

American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
Association for Corporate Growth
Association of Certified Fraud Examiners
California State Society of Certified Public Accountants
Texas Society of Certified Public Accountants


B.A., University of California, Los Angeles