Michael B. Jacobson, CPA, MBA
Michael has nearly two decades of experience in public accounting. In addition to leading audit and review engagements, he has extensive experience in SEC and private company reporting, internal controls, accounting policy and procedures, mergers and acquisitions, operational consulting and strategic planning. He also frequently provides consultations on technical accounting matters.
In addition to his public accounting background, Michael spent three years in industry where he served as the senior vice president and chief accounting officer of a real estate investment trust. During this period, the company grew the portfolio from $400 million to an exit price of $1.7 billion. This experience allows Michael to combine his strong technical skills with pragmatic solutions to growing businesses looking to create value.
An experienced team leader with both public and private accounting experience and a passion for client service, Michael is committed to a strong work ethic that creates superior results for his clients.
Bachelor of Arts in Economics from Queen’s University, Kingston, Ontario, Canada
Post Baccalaureate Certificate in Accountancy from Arizona State University
Master of Business Administration with a concentration in Accounting and Finance from Thunderbird School of Global Management
PROFESSIONAL QUALIFICATIONS AND MEMBERSHIPS
Michael is a member of these professional associations:
- American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
- Arizona Society of Certified Public Accountants
- Financial Executives International