Armanino Managing Partner Announces Retirement

Andy Armanino

Andy Armanino

Andy Armanino, CEO and MP of San Ramon, Calif.-based Armanino LLP (FY16 net revenue of $195 million), announced his upcoming retirement. Matt Armanino, COO, will succeed him effective Jan. 1, 2019.

During Andy’s tenure, the firm was regularly recognized as a Best of the Best firm by INSIDE Public Accounting (IPA). He has also been named to IPA’s Most Admired Peer list for six of the past seven years and currently serves as vice chair of Moore Stephens North America and Moore Stephens International, a global accountancy and consultancy network.

Matt Armanino

Matt Armanino

“While I am extremely proud of all our firm has accomplished, I am most proud of our efforts to become the most innovative and entrepreneurial firm that makes a positive impact on our clients and people,” says Andy Armanino. “I believe good leadership involves knowing how and when to initiate change. It is time for a new generation of Armanino leaders to take the helm, and I am confident that through them our legacy will live on and the firm will continue to thrive.”

Incoming MP Matt Armanino joined the firm as COO in 2008 and has been a member of its executive committee for the past nine years. In addition to managing firm operations, he’s led Armanino’s CFO advisory and cloud consulting practices. As CEO and managing partner, he will be responsible for the firm’s overall strategy, growth and culture across its audit, tax, consulting and business management practices.

“Andy’s unwavering leadership and extraordinary vision have driven Armanino to new heights,” says Matt Armanino. “He is a tough act to follow. But our firm is well-positioned for the transition. He has set us up for success and I am personally very excited to lead the firm as we continue to build on his legacy.”