Matthew Jahrsdoerfer, an audit principal and Chair of the Manufacturing, Distribution and Retail Practice at Berdon LLP, possesses 25 years of accounting and consulting experience — providing services to clients in the manufacturing, distribution, technology, professional services, retail, and financial services industries.
His areas of expertise include:
- Auditing and reviewing financial statements in accordance with GAAP
- Reviewing internal controls to identify ways to increase efficency
- Due diligence and reporting services on mergers, acquisitions, initial public offerings, and financing arrangements for both public and private companies
- Developing operational budgets and cash flow projections
PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIPS AND ACTIVITIES
American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA)
Association for Corporate Growth (ACG)
Manufacturing Consortium of Long Island (MCLI)
New York Alternative Investment Fund Roundtable
New York State Society of Certified Public Accountants (NYSSCPA)
- SEC Committee
Matthew has spoken at industry conferences, written articles, and taught continuing education seminars on various accounting and auditing issues. He was selected for Long Island Business News' Accounting Ones to Watch and Who's Who in Accounting, his articles have appeared in IMA Newsletter and Hauppauge Reporter, and he has been quoted in Accounting Today. He is a former member of the Board of Directors for the Long Island City YMCA, received the Queens Courier Rising Star award, and is a member of the Massapequa Board of Education and Finance Committee.
EDUCATION AND LICENSES
He holds a Bachelor of Science degree in accounting from Long Island University – C.W. Post and is a licensed Certified Public Accountant in the State of New York.