Gabe Zubizarreta is a CPA with over 20 years of experience ranging from Senior Audit Manager at PriceWaterhouseCoopers and Assistant Controller at a public company to Director of Finance at Buckaroo, Inc., a Silicon Valley start-up and founder of his own CPA firm where the services are always guaranteed. He spent over 8 years in PWC’s Audit and Advisory services managing SEC registrant audits, advising on M&A transactions and helping clients achieve Sarbanes-Oxley compliance. Since founding Silicon Valley Accountants in 2008, Gabe primarily focuses on financial effectiveness; however, also advises clients on financial reporting matters, assisting with mergers and integrations, as well as Sarbanes-Oxley compliance processes.
Gabe is a recognized expert in financial effectiveness and financial close optimization and has spoken at Financial Executives International (FEI), Institute of Management Accountants (IMA), Ohio State Society of CPA’s (OSCPA) and many other organizations. Gabe also teaches professional education courses on topics including; Mastering Audit Management, FASB updates, Revenue Recognition, Business Combinations, Software Revenue Recognition, Credit Crisis and Optimizing the Accounting Close and Financial Reporting.