Drew is a full service partner managing a diverse clientele. Drew’s unique business experience in conjunction with his BIG 8 audit and tax training provides clients with the quality of a national firm, the personal attention and cost of a local firm and the business acumen of a Chief Financial Officer. Drew has developed an extensive audit and tax practice, specializing in tax minimization, financial statement optimization and sophisticated estate tax and asset protection planning. This winning combination has proven to be a significant success for his clients and for the firm. Drew’s business experience has helped companies grow from infancy through public offerings and ultimate sales generating massive profits for his clients.
Drew commenced his career at Ernst and Whinney where he became an audit and tax manager. He became the Controller and Senior Vice President of a real estate company that grew from $2M to $250M per year before joining SRG. Drew has been a partner at SRG since 1988 and has grown the business based on quality service, creative and supportable strategies to maximize the clients’ profits and minimize taxes. Drew has been the Chief Financial Officer of two Publically Traded Companies and the Chief Executive Officer of a Consumer Product Company with products in 27,000 store doors in 22 countries.
AWARDS, EDUCATION & AFFILIATIONS:
Drew is a member of the AICPA and the California Society of CPA’s. Drew graduated from the University of California at Berkeley with a degree in Business Administration, emphasizing in accounting and finance and attended the Masters of Business Taxation program at the University of Southern California. He is also a member of the American Bar Association. Most recently Drew was named one of 2013’s “Trusted Advisor” by the California Business Journal and received their award for “Client Service”.