Michael Valerio, CPA, MBA

Title:Partner, Assurance Services

Education:B.S. in Accounting, Bob Jones University; MBA in Finance, Georgia State University

Designations:CPA, MBA

Michael Valerio

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.

Professional Involvement

  • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA)
  • Georgia Society of Certified Public Accountants (GSCPA)

Community Involvement

  • Technology Association of Georgia (TAG)
  • Finance Treasurer, MIT Enterprise Forum of Atlanta
  • Venture Atlanta Selection Committee
  • Next Wave Society