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Kevin M. Prather

Partner, CPA, CGMA
248 368 8810

Kevin Prather, partner, joined Baker Tilly Virchow Krause, LLP in 2004. Kevin has over 27 years of experience serving publicly held, private equity held and closely held clients in the manufacturing, distribution and financial services industries.

Experience

  • Advises clients on purchase accounting and various aspects related to mergers and acquisitions
  • Advises clients on the feasibility of acquiring or divesting of business units
  • Identifies expense and working capital reduction opportunities
  • Consults with owners, executives and board members on financial reporting, accounting systems, management policies, operations and strategic initiatives to enhance profitability
  • Performs acquisition related due diligence
  • Plans, coordinates and supervises the day-to-day execution of audit, tax and consulting engagements
  • Provides value-added recommendations related to finance and accounting operations
  • Experienced in reporting on internal controls
  • Advises publicly held clients on SEC accounting and filing matters

Involvement

  • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA)
  • Michigan Association of Certified Public Accountants (MICPA)
  • Metro Detroit YMCA Audit Committee

Education

Wayne State University (Detroit, Michigan)
Master of Business Administration in finance

Western Michigan University (Kalamazoo, Michigan)
Bachelor of Business Administration in accounting