Michael Valerio, CPA, MBA
Title:Partner, Assurance Services
Education:B.S. in Accounting, Bob Jones University; MBA in Finance, Georgia State University
A Partner based in Cherry Bekaert’s Atlanta practice, Michael has extensive experience providing audit and business advisory services to clients in the Firm’s Technology and Health & Life Sciences, Industrial, and Nonprofit industry groups. Clients primarily represent the emerging technology, biotechnology and manufacturing industries, and include development enterprises, venture capital backed companies, multi-location companies and multi-national companies, ranging from pre-revenue up to $500 million. Clients depend on Michael for assistance with diverse accounting matters, including revenue recognition, complex equity transactions, business combinations, and Sarbanes-Oxley compliance.
Michael is also a member of THInc, the Firm’s specialty practice focused on guiding growth through innovation. Clients in the Technology, Health & Life Sciences, and Industrial sectors depend on him to help them maximize opportunities for innovation.
- American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA)
- Georgia Society of Certified Public Accountants (GSCPA)
- Technology Association of Georgia (TAG)
- Finance Treasurer, MIT Enterprise Forum of Atlanta
- Venture Atlanta Selection Committee
- Next Wave Society