Technology & Life Sciences

We Help Technology Companies Thrive on the Leading Edge

Few business sectors are as dynamic and rapidly changing as the technology and life sciences industry. With all of this potential comes a unique set of growth challenges and opportunities. Companies operating in this environment need an advisor who can foster growth from initial concept through liquidity. Cherry Bekaert’s Technology & Life Sciences Group has the resources and specialized knowledge to guide clients through all phases of development, expansion and growth.

As growth partners to our Technology and Life Science clients, we provide counsel to innovative entrepreneurs and organizations including start-ups, venture-backed firms, private equity group invested companies and global public corporations. Our experienced professionals have a deep understanding and knowledge of the technology sector and have worked with a diverse set of clients including many in the following niches:


  • Software
  • Financial Services Information Technology
  • Information Technology Services
  • Clean/Green Technology
  • Telecom, Mobile & Wireless Applications
  • New Media
  • Hardware

Life Science

  • Biotechnology
  • Health Care Information Technology
  • Medical Devices
  • Pharmaceutical

Cherry Bekaert employs a collaborative approach to problem solving to help clients take advantage of growth opportunities. Whether it’s evaluating the most beneficial tax structure, introducing potential funding sources, establishing formal controls, capturing R&D tax credits/incentives, developing executive compensation packages or fulfilling SEC reporting requirements, we guide our clients through all the business and accounting issues they face. Some of the ways we add value to our client relationships are summarized below.