Paul Brocato

Paul Brocato

Assurance Partner


BDO Chicago Office



Executive Summary

Paul has more than 24 years of experience in accounting and business consulting with BDO. He has worked with a variety of clients, ranging from privately held businesses and multi-national organizations to large, public companies. His focus, however, has been on those representing the Construction and Retail and Consumer Products industries. Paul’s areas of specialization include:
  • Managing a diverse practice of clients, all entrepreneurial in approach and requiring business guidance and practical assistance.
  • Providing business consultation to numerous clients, including operation reviews and strategic business planning.
  • Assisting clients with mergers and acquisitions including financial due diligence, purchase accounting and opening balance sheet audits.
  • Offering assistance with annual audits, compliance services and internal control audits.
  • Coordinating the international financial audits, compliance services and internal control audits for large, multi-national clients under US GAAP and IRFS. 

Professional Affiliations

American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
Illinois CPA Society
University of Illinois Board of Advisors, Department of Accountancy


B.S., Accounting, University of Illinois