August 1, 2014

Marcum LLP Names Neil Prasad Los Angeles Partner-in-Charge

Marcum LLP Names Neil Prasad Los Angeles Partner-in-Charge

New York City, NYNeil Prasad has been named Partner-in-Charge of the Los Angeles office of Marcum LLP, a top national accounting and advisory services firm. The appointment becomes effective today.

In his new role, Mr. Prasad oversees all tax, audit and advisory services to Marcum clients in Los Angeles. He also retains his management responsibilities as Partner-in-Charge of Marcum’s Los Angeles Assurance Services group and continues as a member of the Firm’s SEC Services, National Alternative Investment and Retail & Consumer Products Practice groups.

Mr. Prasad has more than 16 years of experience consulting with clients on SEC policies, practices and procedures, and providing assurance services to publicly traded companies. He is also a trusted advisor to closely held entrepreneurial and investor-backed private clients, providing guidance on cash flow management, financial projections and forecasting, and complex accounting topics such as revenue recognition, purchase accounting, debt and equity transactions, and stock-based compensation arrangements.

“Neil Prasad has been instrumental in the development of Marcum’s Los Angeles office and is an outstanding choice to lead the continued expansion of our business in the future,” said Jeffrey M. Weiner, Marcum’s Managing Partner.

“Neil Prasad is an exceptional advisor to his clients and a valued leader in our Los Angeles office. His new responsibilities confirm the high regard in which he is already held by everyone who works with him,” said Philip J. Wilson, Partner-in-Charge of Marcum’s Southern California region.

A resident of Northridge, California, Mr. Prasad is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA) and the California Society of Certified Public Accountants (CalCPA). He holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Accounting from California State University, Northridge.

In addition to Los Angeles, Marcum’s California region also includes offices in Irvine and San Francisco.

About Marcum LLP
Marcum LLP is one of the largest independent public accounting and advisory services firms in the nation, with offices in major business markets throughout the U.S., as well as select international locations. Headquartered in New York City, Marcum provides a full spectrum of traditional tax, accounting, and assurance services; advisory, valuation, and litigation support; managed accounting services; and an extensive portfolio of specialty and niche industry practices. The Firm serves both privately held and publicly traded companies, as well as nonprofit and social sector entities, high net worth individuals, private equity funds, and hedge funds, with a focus on middle-market companies and closely held family businesses. Marcum is a member of the Marcum Group, an organization providing a comprehensive array of professional services.