Mike Campbell

Mike Campbell

Tax Office Managing Partner; Private Client Services West Region Leader


BDO San Francisco Office



Executive Summary

Mike Campbell is the managing partner for BDO’s San Francisco office Tax practice, with a distinct focus on working with high-net-worth individuals, including founders of large venture capital funds, owners of closely held businesses and C-level executives of multinational corporations. He has over 15 years of public accounting experience at BDO, and has extensive experience in the partnership area, both with family limited partnerships and large venture capital funds.

Mike is conversant with and experienced in a wide range of wealth planning and related tax issues, including:
  • Tax planning for liquidity events
  • Income tax planning and compliance for families and venture capital funds
  • Gift and estate planning, including cash flow analysis, foreign trusts, family limited partnerships, and lifetime gifting strategies
  • Charitable gifting alternatives, including charitable remainder trusts and private foundations
  • Cross-border and pre-immigration planning for individuals and families
  • Closely held start-up entities

Professional Affiliations

American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
California Society of Certified Public Accountants
Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners (STEP)


B.S., Accounting, University of Notre Dame

Community Involvement

Board Member, Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Bay Area