Matt  Taylor

Partner

Assurance

Construction, Food & Beverage, Life Science & Biotech, Manufacturing & Distribution, Technology

About Matt

Matt Taylor is an Assurance Services partner in the Firm’s Houston office. Mr. Taylor is a seasoned professional with extensive experience in the global arena, providing audit and accounting advisory services to public and private multinational companies in a variety of sectors.

Mr. Taylor joined Marcum in 2021 after working as a partner at a “Big Four” accounting firm. Prior to moving to Houston in 2018, he spent two years working in Penang, Malaysia, and Singapore. While in Asia, Mr. Taylor led audit engagement teams for multinational companies with manufacturing facilities and shared service centers in Malaysia. He was also the regional coordinating partner for services to clients throughout Asia. His client portfolio included companies in the manufacturing, renewable energy, and technology industries.

His international experience also includes two years in Rotterdam and The Hague, the Netherlands, working on audits of multinational companies reporting under U.S. GAAP, IFRS, and Dutch GAAP. He also worked in Abu Dhabi, UAE, where he helped prepare combined financial statements for a group of more than 100 entities.

Domestically, Mr. Taylor spent six years in Austin and Dallas, serving public and private clients in the manufacturing, life sciences, and technology industries.

He frequently interacts with technical specialists, risk management, and the audit quality team. Mr. Taylor approaches all that he does with a passion to serve others and create positive change, including organizational initiatives in diversity and inclusion, campus recruiting, and sustainability.

Professional & Civic Affiliations

  • American Institute of Certified Accountants (AICPA)
  • Texas Society of Certified Public Accountants (TSCPA) – Houston chapter
  • Coalition Against Childhood Cancer (CAC2) – Finance & Development team
Practice Focus

Agreed-Upon Procedures
U.S. (AICPA and PCAOB) and ISA Auditing Standards
Carve-out Financial Statements
Consolidation
Divestitures
Mergers & Acquisitions
Multinational Organizations
Public to Private and Private to Public Conversions
Sarbanes-Oxley Compliance
SEC Registration & Reporting
U.S. GAAP and IFRS

Industry Focus

Construction
Food & Beverage
Life Science & Biotech
Manufacturing & Distribution
Retail & Consumer Products
Technology

Education

Master of Science, Management Information Systems
Texas A&M University

Bachelor of Business Administration, Accounting
Texas A&M University