Erik Horstmann, CPA

Title:Partner, Assurance Services

Leadership Role:Managing Partner, Charlotte Practice

Education:BS in Accounting, Wake Forest University


Erik Horstmann

With a focus on middle-market industrial and technology companies, Erik provides assurance services to a variety of clients. A Partner with over 20 years of public accounting experience, he specializes in assisting closely held and private equity owned businesses with their opportunities and challenges. Erik provides advisory services including strategic planning, business expansion analysis, inventory costing, debt arrangement evaluation and cash-flow management. He assists his clients through insightful analysis of processes and industry knowledge to create the best possible financial solutions.

As Managing Partner of the Firm’s Charlotte practice, Erik is responsible for overseeing relationships to ensure a coordinated and seamless service experience for clients served in the market.

Specialties/Areas of Expertise

  • Closely Held Businesses
  • Financial Reporting
  • Private Equity Owned Businesses
  • Cost Accounting
  • Management Consulting
  • Employee Benefit Plans
  • Business Combination Accounting
  • Owner Managed Business

Professional Involvement

  • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA)
  • North Carolina Association of Certified Public Accountants (NCACPA)
  • Former President, CPA Manufacturing Services Association

Community Involvement

  • Christ Lutheran Church Endowment Committee
  • Former Member, North Greenville Rotary Club
  • Former Board Member and Past Treasurer, Better Business Bureau of the Upstate
  • Former Board Member and Past Treasurer, Mental Health Association