About Edward

Edward Bechold is a Partner in the New York City and New Jersey Assurance Services departments and a member of the SEC Practice and Transaction Services groups. Mr. Bechold has more than 15 years’ experience providing assurance and business advisory services to publicly-traded companies and closely-held businesses with specialties in business combinations, percentage of completion accounting, share based compensation, financial instruments, reverse mergers and SEC reporting.

Mr. Bechold serves as a liaison between the Firm and its clients and manages numerous engagement teams. He works closely with chief financial officers and controllers to assess business and financial reporting risks, internal controls, quality of earnings and assets, and liquidity issues as a basis for identifying critical risk and opportunities for improvement.

Professional & Civic Affiliations

  • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA)
  • New Jersey State Society of Certified Public Accountants (NJSSCPA)

Subject Matter Expertise

Publicly-Traded Companies
Privately-Held & Portfolio Companies
Financial Reporting & Internal Controls
Mergers & Acquisitions
Revenue recognition
Complex Financial Instruments

Practice Focus

Private Equity
Alternative Investments
Software & Technology
Manufacturing & Distribution
Service Companies

Education

Bachelor of Science, Accounting, Masters in Taxation
Rutgers University