Stuart Absolom

Stuart Absolom

Assurance Partner; Atlantic Region ARAS Leader


BDO Potomac Office



Executive Summary

Stuart Absolom serves as a partner and Atlantic Region leader for BDO’s Accounting & Reporting Advisory Services group (ARAS). Through BDO’s ARAS group, he assists companies with new accounting standards implementation, complex accounting issues, public and private company reporting matters, and various other technical accounting focused services.

Stuart has over 20 years experience executing both public and private companies audits, assisting companies with the adoption of new accounting standards, GAAP and IRFS conversion projects, leading complex cross-border transactions, and executing capital markets transactions across a wide variety of industries. He has extensive experience advising C-Suite leadership, Board of Directors, directors and principal investors, covering the full spectrum of accounting related consulting services across the entire value chain from transaction services to transformative profit improvement.

Professional Affiliations

American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
Chartered Accountant, South Africa
Colorado Society of CPAs (COCPA)
Maryland Association of Certified Public Accountants (MACPA)
Virginia Society of Certified Public Accountants


B.Com., Accounting, University of Johannesburg (Honors)