WeiserMazars Adds Partner to Financial Services Practice

Barry Goodman

Barry Goodman

New York-based WeiserMazars LLP (FY14 net revenue of $158 million) announced that Barry Goodman has joined the firm as a partner in the financial services practice.

Based in the New York office, he will enhance the group’s existing expertise in servicing broker dealers, hedge funds, private equity funds, funds of funds and closed-end mutual funds.

James Kinney, financial services leader, says, “His extensive experience working with broker dealers and a range of funds during challenging regulatory and market conditions make him a substantial asset for our clients. I particularly look forward to working with him on alternative investments, which is his specialty area.”

Goodman has more than 22 years of experience in accounting, auditing and taxation. He was previously an audit partner and practice leader of a regional accounting firm’s financial services practice.

“The financial services market is complex, particularly in terms of regulatory changes,” Goodman says. “I have a track record of helping clients successfully address these issues and I know that the resources of WeiserMazars will be invaluable to the many investment advisors I serve. I’m excited to work with these top-notch professionals moving forward.”