Brad joined Vrakas CPAs + Advisors in 2002 as a staff accountant and, in working his way up through the years, he became a member of the Shareholder group in 2015. He transitioned to President and Managing Shareholder in 2020.
Brad is responsible for key strategic management and decision-making activities for the firm and continues to serve as a leader in the assurance and accounting department. Brad works primarily with privately-held, for-profit companies, including private equity and ESOP-owned companies, across a variety of industries including manufacturing, distribution, construction, leasing, professional services, dealerships, and retail.
Over the years, Brad has assisted clients during periods of transition within their organizations, including temporarily assuming various roles within their financial and accounting departments, as well as providing support for newly hired financial managers, controllers, and CFOs.
Brad also has advisory services experience that includes a variety of transaction advisory service projects for private equity and corporate clients. He has experience leading buy-side and sell-side financial due diligence projects, providing sell-side support for investment bankers and their clients, and identifying working capital requirements.