Boston, MA – June 22, 2022 – Centri Business Consulting, LLC is excited to announce the addition of a new Managing Director, Brendan Wakeham, to the firm. Brendan has over 17 years of public accounting and consulting experience and works with clients in a variety of industries, including financial services, life sciences, digital assets, and private equity. At Centri, Brendan will support clients with capital markets readiness, technical accounting matters, financial reporting requirements, and filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission (“SEC”) including S-1, S-4, 10-Q, and 10-K filings.
“We’re pleased to have Brendan join Centri,” says Michael Aiello, Centri’s CEO & Managing Partner. “He brings with him a wealth of knowledge and experience to the firm. He will also be a terrific asset in leading our Boston office as we continue to expand our presence in this market.”
Prior to joining Centri, Brendan was a Director in the Assurance practice at PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) where he worked with clients primarily in the asset management industry. His experience included working with complex fund products spanning the asset management industry, including private equity, private credit, hedge funds, mutual funds, and publicly traded business development companies. He assisted clients with a variety of matters, including fund structuring, complex investment and derivative valuation, various SEC filings, Sarbanes-Oxley compliance, and debt and equity offerings.
Brendan also spent four years with PwC Ireland in their Dublin office. There, Brendan worked with asset managers based in London and New York, helping them navigate regulatory reporting matters in Ireland, the US, and the Cayman Islands and working with them on accounting and reporting matters under US GAAP and IFRS. Brendan was responsible for key client relationships with US-based asset managers and worked on the statutory audits of many of their Irish domiciled subsidiaries.
Brendan received his Bachelor of Arts degree in Economics with a minor in Physics from Bowdoin College and a Master of Science in Accounting and Master of Business Administration from Northeastern University. He is a Certified Public Accountant in Massachusetts and is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA).
About Centri Business Consulting, LLC
Centri Business Consulting provides the highest quality advisory consulting services to its clients by being reliable and responsive to their needs. Centri provides companies with the expertise they need to meet their reporting demands. Centri specializes in financial reporting, internal controls, technical accounting research, valuation, and CFO and HR advisory services for companies of various sizes and industries. From complex technical accounting transactions to monthly financial reporting, our professionals can offer any organization the specialized expertise and multilayered skillsets to ensure the project is completed timely and accurately.
For more information, please visit www.CentriConsulting.com
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