Kip Plowman, CPA
Title:Partner, Assurance Services
Leadership Role:Managing Partner, Strategic Markets
Education:BBA in Business Administration and Accounting, University of Georgia
As Managing Partner of the Firm’s Atlanta practice, Kip is responsible for overseeing key relationships for many of the Firm’s largest clients to ensure a coordinated and seamless client service experience for growing organizations. In addition to being a Strategic Advisor and Audit Partner, he serves as the Firm’s Managing Partner of Strategic Markets and Industries with oversight of the Firm’s growth strategy. Kip is a member of Cherry Bekaert’s Executive Management Team and also serves as the Firm’s International Liaison Partner for Baker Tilly International.
As a recognized financial expert in the Technology and Health Industries, Kip places emphasis on audit and strategic advisory services for growth oriented, middle-market clients. Executives in healthcare, technology, life sciences and logistics look to Kip for assurance and guidance with financial and strategic growth matters.
Kip began his career in Atlanta with an international accounting firm, and was admitted to the partnership of Cherry Bekaert in 1996. He was appointed by two governors to serve on the boards of various state agencies that establish and monitor state policy, including seven years on the executive board of the Georgia Department of Community Health.
Specialties/Areas of Expertise
- Audit & Attest
- Entrepreneurial Services
- Fraud & Forensics
- Internal Audits
- Strategic Growth
- American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA)
- Georgia Society of Certified Public Accountants (GSCPA)
- Association for Corporate Growth (ACG)
- Graduate, Leadership Atlanta