Larry S. Wald
Larry Wald is the co-founder and Managing Partner of Strategic Alliance Mergers & Acquisitions, Inc, a consulting firm specializing in the mergers and acquisitions of accounting firms. He is co-author of “The Complete Guide to Mergers & Acquisitions of CPA Firms”, published 2006. He is a self made entrepreneur who has founded several successful startups (through IPOs) in the past 20 years, from IT to satellite communications. For the past fifteen years he has earned a reputation in the Florida market as the expert in structuring and negotiating complex CPA mergers and acquisitions that are highly creative and effective. More importantly he has a solid track record for successful transactions, whereby his professionalism and attention to detail have resulted in a long list of satisfied clients. His formal education was from State University of New York at Buffalo where he studied mechanical engineering. He is also a licensed business broker which is a requirement in the State of Florida to participate in transactions. He is currently a frequent speaker at the FICPA conferences, for CPE credit, on the topic of Mergers and Acquisitions of CPA Firms. One of his courses is titled “Getting Out of Your Practice Alive” another is “Anatomy of a Merger”.