Ryan Starkes Joins Chord Advisors, LLC to Spearhead New York Metro Practice
Ryan Starkes, formerly BDO USA, LLP’s National Life Sciences Practice Leader, has joined Chord Advisors, a financial accounting advisory services firm, as the Senior Managing Partner of Chord’s New York Metro-based practice. Ryan brings over 25 years of accounting, advisory and SEC reporting experience for a broad array of public, privately held and private equity owned entities from entrepreneurial startups to large multinational organizations in the life sciences, technology and manufacturing industries. “Having worked with middle-market companies as an audit partner for the last decade, I know the challenges that the current financial reporting regulatory environment presents many CEOs and CFOs and their organizations. I am excited by the opportunity to work with the experienced team at Chord Advisors in providing our client’s technically-sound and complete accounting and financial reporting deliverables through Chord’s efficient and effective service model,” said Ryan Starkes, Senior Managing Partner.
“I am thrilled that Ryan is joining the Chord family as we continue to expand our deep base of experienced professionals,” said Dave Horin, Founder and Senior Managing Partner. “Having worked with Ryan over the past several years, I know his insightful and diligent efforts will provide significant value to our clients and colleagues.”
“The ability to provide our clients with responsive, technically-based and practical solutions is our core focus,” said Sam Lynn, Senior Managing Partner. “I am excited that Ryan is joining the Chord family and know that his collaborative approach and leadership will strengthen our continued efforts in assisting companies in accounting for complex business transactions.”