Patrick J. Donoghue

Patrick J. Donoghue

Partner, Northeast Regional Transaction Advisory Services Financial Leader


BDO New York - Park Avenue Office



Executive Summary

Patrick has over 30 years of experience as an advisor to top-tier and middle-market private equity funds, leading financial institutions and S&P 500 and middle-market companies. He has extensive experience in providing the investment and financing transaction support that is critical to investment decisions. By understanding each client’s investment thesis, Patrick is able to provide the advice clients need to take advantage of growth, distressed and special situation investment opportunities.
Patrick’s experience includes investment due diligence; business plan reviews; market assessments; financial reporting support; capital structuring advice; valuation; mergers and acquisitions; performance improvement; restructuring; interim management; and forensic accounting investigations and litigation support.  He has helped clients achieve excellent results from their complex business decisions by assembling, managing and integrating the knowledge of various specialists into creative value-added solutions.
Prior to joining BDO, Patrick successfully developed and led the New York Transaction Advisory and Valuation Services practice at FTI Consulting and he was a partner in Arthur Andersen’s New York office. In addition, he gained credit risk management experience with ING Capital, auditing experience with PwC and corporate financial reporting experience with W.R. Grace.

Professional Affiliations

American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
Association for Corporate Growth
Chartered Global Management Accountants
New York State Society of Certified Public Accountants


B.S., Business Administration Accounting, Iona College