Scott M. Moss, CPA

Title:Partner

Leadership Role:Managing Partner, Advisory Services

Education:BBA in Accounting, College of William & Mary; Merger & Acquisition Program, Wharton School – University of Pennsylvania

Scott M. Moss

With an accounting career spanning more than two decades, Scott is the Managing Partner of Cherry Bekaert’s Advisory Services Practice. Scott’s client service activities are focused on providing Transaction Advisory Services and numerous domestic and multinational companies and private equity funds have benefitted from Scott’s guidance in all areas of mergers, acquisitions and due diligence. Scott has successfully advised clients on transactions with cumulative transaction values of more than $3 billion. Scott is also a sought-after speaker and author on all aspects of merger and acquisition activities.

While working closely with both strategic and financial organizations, Scott has successfully advised clients undertaking acquisitions and divestitures with transaction values ranging from less than $10 million to over $700 million. These transactions have covered industry segments such as manufacturing and distribution, governmental contracting, technology, sports and entertainment, consumer products, business services, healthcare, life sciences and transportation. Scott also specializes in accounting for business combinations.

He is also a member of Cherry Bekaert’s Executive Management Team where he serves as Managing Partner of Advisory Services, which includes Transaction Advisory Services, Valuation Services, Collateral Review Services, Litigation Support and Government Contract Consulting.

Areas of Expertise

  • Quality of Earnings
  • Mergers & Acquisitions
  • Business Combination Accounting

Professional Involvement

  • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA)
  • North Carolina Association of Certified Public Accountants (NCACPA)
  • Virginia Society of Certified Public Accountants (VSCPA)

Community Involvement

  • Chapter Board Member, ACG Charlotte
  • Board Member, William & Mary Masters of Accounting Program