CPAs and Advisors with Your Growth in Mind
Erika Ruiz

Erika Ruiz, CPA

As an Audit and Assurance Senior Manager based in Cherry Bekaert’s Coral Gables office, Erika performs, oversees and supervises the reviews and attestation of client engagements within the manufacturing, construction, real estate, transportation and logistics industries. With more than 10 years of audit and accounting experience, Erika provides assistance to public and private companies falling under various regulatory requirements and employee benefit plans. Her specialties include distribution, service companies, construction contractors, revenue recognition, defined contribution plans and commercial bank collateral examinations. Erika is fluent in Spanish and is a member of the Firm’s South Florida Trade and Logistics THInc® groups. Through. Read More.

Greg Davis

Greg Davis, CPA

A Tax Partner in the Hampton Roads practice, Greg provides sophisticated tax planning and compliance for multi-state pass-through entities, C corporations, and high-net-worth individuals. Greg has more than 12 years of experience assisting companies in the real estate, construction, private equity and government contracting industries. Clients in these areas seek Greg’s guidance with industry-specific tax planning and reporting matters. As an active member of the Firm’s Real Estate & Construction industry group and Government Contractor Services group, Greg specializes in real estate transaction planning, REIT IPOs, tax planning for S corporations and their owners, joint venture and partnership restructuring, multi-state. Read More.

Eric Pilcher

Eric Pilcher, CPA

A Senior Manager with Cherry Bekaert’s Tampa office, Eric has more than 14 years of experience serving clients in the technology, health and life sciences, industrial, real estate and construction industries. Clients, from privately-held to large publicly-traded companies, depend on Eric to provide comprehensive domestic and international tax planning, compliance in federal, state and local taxes, state income tax consulting and review of financial statement reporting with an emphasis on tax provision (ASC 740). Specialties/Areas of Expertise Advisory Services Business Combination Accounting Corporate Tax Pass-Thru Entities SEC Tax Compliance Tax Provision (ASC 740) Professional Involvement American Institute of Certified Public Accountants. Read More.

Michael Elliot

Michael Elliot, CPA

A Tax Director with the Firm’s Tax Professional Practices group with 22 years of experience, Mike provides technical support to many of the Firm’s most complex partnership clients. He has extensive experience assisting clients in the real estate, hospitality and private equity industries, providing consulting services with respect to acquisitions, dispositions and other transaction structuring. Mike is also responsible for thought leadership and the development of new service offerings. Specialties/Areas of Expertise Accounting Methods Federal Tax Pass-Thru Entities Tangible Property Regulations

Robert Schriber

Robert A. Schriber, CPA

As a Tax Partner in Cherry Bekaert’s Austin office, Bob brings more than 30 years of experience to his practice. He is focused in the areas of tax consulting and compliance, business consulting, and growth advisory for closely-held businesses, their owners, and executives. Austin businesses, entrepreneurs, and high-net-worth individuals rely on Bob to help them develop tax optimization and growth strategies to meet their financial objectives. He is experienced in the valuation of closely-held businesses for contract, litigation, federal, estate, and income tax purposes. Additionally, Bob consults with clients regarding their business and personal planning needs, business performance, and information. Read More.

Daniel Powell

Daniel B. Powell, III, CPA

With more than 35 years of professional experience, Danny serves as the Managing Partner of Cherry Bekaert’s Austin practice. He concentrates his practice in the areas of tax planning and compliance, and succession planning and growth advisory for high net worth individuals, entrepreneurs and closely-held businesses and their owners. As a member of THInc, the Firm’s specialty practice focused on guiding growth through innovation, he specializes in helping clients develop creative tax-optimization strategies that support their organizational and individual financial objectives. Early in his career, Danny was a tax partner with a Big Four accounting firm in Austin. He left. Read More.