William Putz

William Putz

Assurance Partner


BDO Detroit Office



Executive Summary

Bill Putz has approximately 20 years of auditing and consulting experience. He serves domestic and international publicly held, private-equity-owned, and closely held businesses with revenues ranging from $15 million to $1 billion. Bill’s industry experience includes insurance companies, manufacturing (automotive and non-automotive) and distribution companies, service organizations, and non-profit organizations.
Bill is responsible for supervising financial statement and Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX) 404 audits, as well as consulting with his clients on initial public offerings (IPOs), complex accounting transactions, and merger and acquisitions due diligence. 
Bill is an instructor at national and local training seminars for BDO employees and is a member of the firm’s National Quality Control Review Team.

Professional Affiliations

American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
Insurance Accounting and Systems Association (IASA) -- Michigan Chapter
Michigan Association of Certified Public Accountants (MICPA)


M.B.A., Finance, University of Michigan-Dearborn
B.B.A., University of Michigan-Dearborn