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Tony Argiz

South Florida Managing Principal


Executive Summary

As a BDO Board Member and South Florida Managing Principal, Tony is well-known for his community and industry leadership. He previously led the growth of the largest Florida­ based professional services firm to becoming one of the top 40 accounting firms in the nation. He has been involved with a broad spectrum of industries which gives him unique experience and insight into all aspects of the financial well-being of his clients.

Over the last 40 years, he has developed extensive in-depth knowledge and experience in practices involving audits, business planning, economic damages, fraud examinations, valuations, royalty disputes and litigation cases. Tony is a highly respected and nationally recognized practitioner in litigation consulting services.

He has actively served on the leading industry associations, chairing many key committees in furtherance of the accounting industry. He has served on the American Institute of CPAs (AICPA) Nominations Committee, on the governing body of the AICPA's Council and on the PCP Executive Committee and its Technical Issues Committee. In 1986, he was appointed to Florida's Board of Accountancy and was then elected to chair the Board and its Probable Cause Panel. 

  • Certified Public Accountant - State of Florida, 1977; State of Colorado, 1987; Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, 1991; State of New York,1997; State of Texas, 2000
  • Accredited Senior Appraiser (ASA)
  • Accredited in Business Valuations (ABV)
  • Certified Valuation Analyst (NACVA)
  • Certified in Financial Forensics (CFF)
  • Certified Fraud Examiner (CFE)
  • Chartered Global Management Accountant (CGMA)
  • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
  • AICPA Nominations Committee, Past Member
  • AICPA Council, Past Member
  • Florida Board of Accountancy, Past Chair
  • Florida Board of Accountancy, Probable Cause and Rules Committee, Past Chair
  • Florida's Constitutional Revision Commission, Past Commissioner
  • PCP Executive Committee and Technical Issues Committee, Past Member
  • AICPA National Automotive Dealership Seminar, Founder and Past Chair

  • B.B.A, Graduate Studies in Auditing and Taxation, Florida International University

  • Adrienne Arsht Center Foundation - Past Chairman
  • Facts About Cuban Exiles (F.A.C.E.) - Past Chairman
  • Greater Miami Chamber of Commerce - Past Chairman, 2014-2015
  • United Way of Miami-Dade - Past Chair of the Board, 2007-2009; Past Campaign Chair
  • Orange Bowl Committee – Past President and Chair 2010-2011
  • Carrollton School of the Sacred Heart - Past Chair of the Board of Trustees
  • Archbishop's Charity and Development Drive - Past Chair
  • Florida International University - Past Chair of the Council of 100; Past Member, FIU Foundation Board and School of Accounting Advisory Board
  • Miami Dade College Foundation - Past Chair
  • Miami City Club - Past Chair
  • AvMed Health Plans - Board Member, 2009-2011