Citrin Cooperman Acquires Massachusetts Firm

New York-based Citrin Cooperman (FY16 net revenue of $233 million) has acquired Sharkansky LLP of Brockton, Mass. Six partners and more than 25 staff of Sharkansky joined Citrin Cooperman’s Braintree, Mass., office, effective June 1. Sharkansky advises closely- and privately- owned business and high-net-worth individuals, with a focus on the construction, restaurant and hospitality industries.

“We are thrilled to have Sharkansky join Citrin Cooperman. It’s a tremendous opportunity to expand our footprint and add resources in a key market,” says Citrin Cooperman CEO, Joel Cooperman. “The partners and staff of Sharkansky have a sterling reputation for being knowledgeable advisors with excellent client service and will be a great addition to our team.”

“The New England market has been very successful since Citrin Cooperman first expanded into the area in 2016,” says Ken Kirkland, MP of Citrin Cooperman’s Boston-Metro offices. “I’m looking forward to have Sharkansky join, adding a wealth of knowledge and experience to better serve our clients.”

Sharkansky is an accounting, tax, and advisory firm formed in 1963. Aside from their specialties in the construction and restaurant and hospitality industries, Sharkansky advises clients in a number of industries including manufacturing, distribution, architects and engineers, and health care.

“We’re very pleased to be joining Citrin Cooperman and working with some of the most talented advisors in the industry,” says Howard Spiller, MP of Sharkansky. “With Citrin Cooperman, we will be able to retain our entrepreneurial spirit and personalized client service, while gaining the deep bench of resources that only a large firm can provide.”