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Barry M. Masek

Partner, CPA
312 729 8077

Barry Masek, Partner at Baker Tilly Virchow Krause, LLP, joined the firm in 2006. He has more than 30 years of experience serving middle-market and large manufacturing and distribution companies. Barry was on the firm’s Board of Partners from 2009 - 2012. Prior to joining Baker Tilly, Barry served as chief financial officer at a distribution company. Prior to that, he was a partner at Arthur Andersen.


  • Assists clients with merger, acquisition, and due diligence transactions
  • Leads engagement teams serving middle-market manufacturing and distribution companies
  • Specializes in assisting clients with multi-businesses, multi-locations, and international operations
  • Lead Engagement Partner on large public company projects, including restatements, internal audit and SOX services, working with management and audit committees
  • Manages and coordinates all firm services working with other partners and firm leaders around the US and the world
  • Works with senior management to provide value-added business improvement solutions


  • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
  • Association for Corporate Growth
  • Clearbrook – Board of Directors and Finance Committee Chair
  • Illinois CPA Society
  • Illinois Venture Capital Association
  • Lurie Children’s Hospital of Chicago Foundation, Board member
  • Lurie Children’s Hospital of Chicago Medical Center, Audit Committee member
  • Park Ridge Chamber of Commerce, 2012 Community Star award


University of Nebraska – Lincoln
Bachelor of Science in Business Administration