About Gary

Gary Sturisky is partner-in-charge of Marcum LLP’s national advisory practice, responsible for strategic advisory services across all service lines and industry groups. Mr. Sturisky leads the integration of all non-compliance advisory services, leveraging the Firm’s deep expertise in more than a dozen industry specialties to help clients successfully meet their complex business and individual challenges.

A recognized specialist in business transformation, Mr. Sturisky draws on 25 years of global experience in operational performance, including risk management, quality and training. He collaborates with service and industry leaders across the Firm to ensure the optimal combination of talent, technical expertise, and innovative analysis in the resolution of client issues.

Prior to joining Marcum in 2019, Mr. Sturisky was a senior partner and the global private equity advisory leader for a Big Four accounting firm. He was responsible for formulating and coordinating growth around the world to optimize the full spectrum of advisory services, including digital transformation, enabling technologies, customer engagement, operational effectiveness, M&A, and global operating models. Previously, he served for seven years as consulting managing partner of the nation’s 5th largest CPA firm, where he developed and implemented the strategy for the firm’s first offshore delivery centre, serving as its chairman.

Mr. Sturisky believes that people development, team building, and creating opportunities for others are the mandates of leadership. Over the years, he’s earned a reputation for being authentic and inspirational, skilled in attracting and developing market-leading talent.

Professional & Civic Affiliations

  • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA)
  • Certified Management Consultant (CMC)
  • SAP Certified Consultant


  • Excellence in Leadership, Consulting Magazine, 2015

Services Integration
Management Consulting
Advisory Strategy
Merger Management
Growth & Innovation


Masters of Business Administration
Duke University

Masters of Science in Accounting
Georgia Institute of Technology

Bachelors of Science in Accounting
University of South Africa


Certified Public Accountant
Certified Management Consultant (CMC)
Certified SAP Consultant