Virginia Schnippel - BDO Chicago

Virginia Schnippel

Managing Director


BDO Chicago Office



Executive Summary

Virginia Schnippel serves as managing director in BDO’s Chicago office, supporting the Valuation and Business Analytics practice. She has more than 17 years of valuation services experience dealing with both domestic and international matters. These matters involve mergers and acquisitions; recovery and reorganization; litigation; tax; and a variety of other valuation related advisory work.

Virginia is well-versed in U.S. generally accepted accounting principals (GAAP), as well as International Financial Reporting and Accounting Standards (IFRS/IAS). Her experience spans various industries, including manufacturing, transportation, technology, alternative energy, and health care.

She has been involved with Public Company Accounting Oversight Board (PCAOB) and Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) reviews as well as assisted clients with legal and tax disputes in various domestic and foreign jurisdictions. Prior to public accounting, Virginia held positions in law and industry.

Professional Affiliations

American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
American Society of Appraisers
Illinois Certified Public Accountants Society
Licensing Executives Society


B.S., Accounting, Finance & International Studies, Indiana University