• The BDO Center for Corporate
    Governance and Financial Reporting

    Dynamic resources for board of directors and financial executives.

    2017 Board Survey
Board Committees
BDO’s governance resources are aligned across four primary committees to meet the unique
responsibilities facing corporate directors.
Audit & Risk
Oversight of financial reporting, controls, compliance, and risk requires staying abreast of regulations and trends.
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Compensation
Compensation strategies that reward performance and withstand public scrutiny demand significant planning.
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Nominating & Governance
Selection of diverse and experienced leaders provides the foundation for a dynamic organization. 
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Fraud & Ethics
Evolving fraud risks necessitate effective controls and a culture of transparency.
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Featured Insights

Audit & Risk
December 14, 2017
BDO offers a comprehensive newsletter and succinct practice aid to help companies navigate the...
Going Public
December 13, 2017
The SEC staff recently published an update to its Financial Reporting Manual. The updates include...
Compensation & Pay Practices
November 20, 2017
In the fall issue of the Compensation and Benefits quarterly newsletter, we offer insights on how...
Compensation & Pay Practices
November 13, 2017
2017 Survey of CEO and CFO Compensation Practices of 600 Mid-Market Public Companies
Audit & Risk
November 10, 2017
A Sampling of Media Coverage from the 2017 BDO Cyber Governance Survey
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Events, Webinars & Social

Webinar
October 12, 2017
Join BDO and our director guests as they apply their experience and provide thoughts on building...
Webinar
December 07, 2017
The purpose of this webinar is to provide a high-level overview for financial and tax executives...
Webinar
October 05, 2017
Presented as part of the BDO KNOWLEDGE Webinar Series program, the "Quarterly Technical Update...
Webinar
October 26, 2017
BDO USA, LLP invites you and your colleagues to a complimentary CPE-qualified webinar on the new...
Webinar
January 10, 2018
Presented as part of the BDO KNOWLEDGE Webinar Series program, the "Quarterly Technical Update...

Auditor Reporting

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The new PCOAB auditor reporting standard is the first significant change to the auditor’s Pass/Fail model in the U.S. in over 70 years. Phase-in of enhanced disclosures effective for audits for fiscal years ending on or after December 15, 2017 include report format, auditor tenure, and independence followed by communication of critical audit matters for audits of large accelerated filers in 2019, and for audits of all other companies in 2020.

Contacts

Amy Rojik Assurance Partner 617-239-7005
Lee Sentnor
Lee Sentnor Assurance Senior Manager 617-239-4142
Ted Vaughan Assurance Office Managing Partner 214-665-0752
Mark Ellenbogen Atlantic Assurance Regional Managing Partner 703-336-1402
Michael Stevenson National Assurance Partner 214-665-0707
Ron Martin Southwest Managing Partner & Southwest Tax Regional Managing Partner 713-561-6556
Matthew Becker Central Managing Partner 616-802-3413
Paul Heiselmann
Paul Heiselmann National Managing Partner-Specialized Tax Services 312-233-1876
Tom Ziemba
Tom Ziemba Global Employer Services Managing Director 312-233-1888
Glenn M. Pomerantz
Glenn Pomerantz BDO Consulting Partner, Global Forensics Practice 212-885-8379
Stephanie L. Giammarco
Stephanie Giammarco BDO Consulting Partner, National Leader, Forensic Technology Services 212-885-7439
Jay Duke National Managing Partner, Advisory Services 214-665-0607
Laurie De Armond
Laurie De Armond Partner and National Leader 703-336-1453
Christopher Carson National Government Contracting Practice Lead 703-770-6324
Deneen Akture Chief Marketing and Communications Officer 312-729-7370
Wendy Hambleton-BDO
Wendy Hambleton Assurance Partner 312-616-4657
Stephen Ferrara Chief Operating Officer 312-616-4683
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Board & Executive Education



Custom educational opportunities for board members and financial executives reflective of governance primers, emerging issues and financial accounting and reporting hot topics. 

Events

January 09, 2018
Presented as part of the BDO KNOWLEDGE Webinar Series program, the "Quarterly Technical Update – Q4 2017" webinar continues our tradition of lending a helping hand to financial management, board directors and audit committees to stay on top of today's hot topics and developments.
January 10, 2018
Presented as part of the BDO KNOWLEDGE Webinar Series program, the "Quarterly Technical Update – Q4 2017" webinar continues our tradition of lending a helping hand to financial management, board directors and audit committees to stay on top of today's hot topics and developments.