Barry Goodman, Grassi & Co.
Audit Principal, Grassi & Co.
Barry Goodman is an audit principal and the practice leader of Grassi & Co.'s financial services practice.
specializes in providing accounting solutions for broker dealers, hedge funds, private equity funds, fund of funds and closed-end mutual funds.
is responsible for managing several client engagement teams.
staff work closely with clients providing recommendations and implementing solutions that help structure and manage their middle and back offices.
spearheads the firm's initiatives to educate and inform professionals in the alternative fund industry with current trends and relevant issues.
recruits speakers, organizes meetings and facilitates seminars.
Additionally, Goodman is responsible for staff training and developing course materials on timely topics.
has more than 20 years of accounting experience.
He has worked for both national and regional accounting firms in addition to being a controller for a global alternative investments platform focusing on leveraged loan investments.
He is also a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA) and the New York State Society of Certified Public Accountants (NYSSCPA), where he is the chair of the investment companies committee.
He earned his Bachelor of Science in Accounting from State University of New York at Albany and a Master of Science in Taxation from Baruch College.