Christopher Aloysius Smith

Global Head of Audit & Accounting at BDO USA LLP

Christopher Aloysius Smith

Christopher Aloysius Smith

Global Head of Audit & Accounting at BDO USA LLP

Biography

Chris Smith has almost 30 years of public accounting experience and is BDO’s Professional Practice Leader for Audit and Accounting. With oversight of both the technical and administrative practices of the firm’s Assurance Practice, he is responsible for ensuring that BDO achieves its technical and management goals. He works with the national directors of the accounting, auditing and Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) practices, as well as with the regional managing partners, and manages the activities of the regional technical directors.

Chris is actively involved in developing and reviewing BDO’s external responses to standard setting and regulatory proposals, and he represents BDO on various professional committees and working groups.

His career has spanned multiple industries: natural resources, technology, manufacturing and distribution, and real estate.

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President & Chief Executive Officer at American Institute of Certified Public Accountants

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Chief Executive Officer at BDO International Ltd.

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International Chief Executive Officer of The Americas at BDO USA LLP

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Partner at BDO International Ltd.

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Executive Director at American Institute of Certified Public Accountants

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Partner Emeritus at Baker Tilly US LLP

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Chief Executive Officer, Public Accounting at American Institute of Certified Public Accountants

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Former Managing Partner-Assurance at CohnReznick LLP

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Assurance Partner at BDO USA LLP

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President at Montana State University, Inc

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Global Head of Audit & Accounting at BDO USA LLP
Education
B.S. in Accounting

Montana State University (MSU) is a public university located in Bozeman, Montana, United States. It is the state's land-grant university and primary campus in the Montana State University System, which is part of the Montana University System. MSU offers baccalaureate degrees in 51 fields, master's degrees in 41 fields, and doctoral degrees in 18 fields through its nine colleges. Almost 15,500 students attend MSU, and the university faculty numbers, including department heads, are 743 full-time and 411 part-time. The university's main campus in Bozeman is home to KUSM television, KGLT radio, and the Museum of the Rockies. MSU provides outreach services to citizens and communities statewide through its eight Agricultural Experiment Stations and 60 county and reservation Extension Offices.

M.B.A. in Management

The University of San Francisco’s School of Management is at the epicenter of global innovation and can help you develop the skills to excel in today’s dynamic business, government and nonprofit environments. Our internationally recognized faculty is committed to teaching you what you need to succeed, including the hallmarks of Jesuit education — social justice and global citizenship.

Memberships
Member
Current

California Society of Certified Public Accountants (CalCPA) efforts cause CalCPA members to be viewed as leaders in professional competency and integrity by clients, employers, the public and government officials.

Career History
Global Head of Audit & Accounting
Current

BDO USA, LLP is the United States Member Firm of BDO International, a global professional services network. BDO USA, LLP was founded as Seidman and Seidman in New York City in 1910 by three immigrant brothers: Maximillian L. Seidman, Francis E. Seidman, and Jacob S. Seidman.

Global Head, Audit & Accounting
Current

BDO International Ltd. provides accounting, tax, and advisory services. Its services include audit and assurance, tax, advisory, business services and outsourcing. The firm serves to the charitable and not for profit, consumer, financial, manufacturing, natural resources, professional services, public sector, real estate and construction, and technology, life sciences, media and entertainment, and telecommunication industries. The company was founded in 1963 and is headquartered in London, the United Kingdom.

Boards & Committees
Member, Auditing Standards Board
Current

The American Institute of Certified Public Accountants provides vocational education in accounting. The company provides services to the accounting community, regulatory bodies, and other organizations. It also operates in Jersey City, Washington, and Lewisville. It was founded in 1887 and is headquartered in New York City, NY.

Member, Council
Prior - 2015

California Society of Certified Public Accountants (CalCPA) efforts cause CalCPA members to be viewed as leaders in professional competency and integrity by clients, employers, the public and government officials.

Member, International Auditing Task Force
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The Center is an autonomous, nonpartisan, nonprofit group based in Washington, D.C. It is governed by a Board that comprises leaders from the public company auditing firms, the American Institute of CPAs and three members from outside the public company auditing profession. The organization is affiliated with the American Institute of CPAs.

Awards & Honors
CPA (Certified Public Accountant)
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