Michael Pappas - BDO New York

Michael Pappas

Corporate Real Estate Advisory National Practice Leader


BDO New York - Park Avenue Office



Executive Summary

Michael Pappas is the national practice leader for BDO’s Corporate Real Estate Advisory Services practice. With more than 25 years of industry experience, Michael has served a wide range of companies to help maximize the performance of their real estate assets.

He leads a team of dedicated, highly devoted, and experienced professionals who bring a unique level of enthusiasm, dedication, and creative thinking to each project. Corporate real estate advisory clients, including the most prestigious law firms and investment banks, as well as dozens of Fortune 500 corporations, have saved over $2.5 billion since the Corporate Real Estate Advisory practice began in 1994.       

As a Certified Public Accountant with a focus on corporate real estate, Michael has published and presented on numerous topics impacting the real estate industry, including tenant representation, lease advisory, valuations, portfolio and asset management, marketing, legal, accounting, and taxation issues.

Professional Affiliations

American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
CoreNet Global
New York State Society of Certified Public Accountants


M.S., Real Estate Investment and Finance, New York University
B.B.A., Accounting, Hofstra University