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As a top consultant and nationally recognized public speaker, Allan has made this prestigious Accounting TodayTop 100 Most Influential People in the Profession” list for the past 21 years and in 2020 was ranked 5th. For the past seven straight years he has been voted a “Top 25 Thought Leader” by CPA Practice Advisor. INSIDE Public Accounting has voted him one of the “Top 10 Most recommended Consultants” for 17 straight years.

His expertise and extensive experience are well known across the accounting industry and a great advantage to the many clients of Koltin Consulting Group.


Articles and Knowledge


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Allan Koltin served as the primary advisor to CBIZ/MHM and Somerset for their 2023 merger.

CLA and Sobel called on Allan Koltin to advise them in their recent merger discussions.

Allan Koltin was the primary advisor to both Citrin Cooperman and Berdon in their just-announced merger.

Citrin Cooperman completes merger with Chapman Bird & Tessler, with Allan Koltin serving as the primary advisor to both firms.

When Marcum merged in Melanson, Allan Koltin was the primary advisor to both firms.

Allan Koltin was the primary advisor to CRI and The Lanning Group in their just-announced combination.

Marcum announced their merger of E. Cohen, in which Allan Koltin served as the primary advisor to both firms.

Allan Koltin was the principal advisor to EisnerAmper and Lindsay & Brownell in their recent merger.

Baker Tilly merged in Henry+Horne, with Allan Koltin serving as principal advisor.

Smith+Howard received funding from PE firm Broad Sky Partners; Allan Koltin advised both firms.

Allan Koltin was the principal advisor to CLA and Concannon Miller in their recent merger.

CohnReznick and BKM Sowan Horan utilized Allan Koltin as their principal advisor in their recent merger.

Baker Tilly merges with True Partners Consulting; both utilized Allan Koltin as their principal advisor.

Pinion announces merger with Anderson ZurMuehlen; Allan served as principal advisor to both firms.

Allan Koltin was the principal advisor to both Marcum and Friedman in their merger.

EisnerAmper and Lurie both had Allan Koltin serve as principal advisor in their recent merger.

Allan Koltin advised both Citrin Cooperman and Untract Early in their newly-announced merger.

Carr, Riggs & Ingram and Alonso & Garcia utilized Allan as their principal advisor in their recent merger.

Citrin Cooperman and Shepard Schwartz & Harris both had Allan Koltin as principal advisor in their recent merger.

Allan was the principal advisor to Marcum and Piccerelli Gilstein in their recent merger.

Carr, Riggs & Ingram and Pharr Bounds & Zaversnik both had Allan Koltin serve as the principal advisor in their recent merger.

Allan Koltin advised both Baker Tilly and Bader Martin in their recent merger.

Allan assisted Armanino in its acquisition of Drucker & Scaccetti, serving as principal advisor to both firms.

When MGO combined with Eckhoff & Co. Allan Koltin was the principal advisor to both firms.

In the recently announced merger of Citrin Cooperman and Appelrouth Farah, Allan Koltin served as the principal advisor to both firms.

 

 



Industry News


The Journal of Accountancy quoted Allan in their article, “Private Equity Eyes Accounting Firms Large and Small

Allan Koltin was interviewed by Accounting Today for their article, “The 2022 Top 100 People: The Pipeline Problem

Accounting Today listed Allan Koltin as the 3rd most influential person in the accounting industry in their 2022 ranking!

Allan Koltin’ presentation at AAM’s November 4th EMERGE Conference was the subject of an IPA article.

Financial Times quoted Allan in their article on the US accounting industry and private equity cash.

Allan Koltin was interviewed for Yuri Kapilovich’s podcast, The Capital Contribution.

Accounting Today quoted Allan Koltin in it’s article regarding New Mountain Capital’s purchase of a majority interest in Citrin Cooperman.

Allan Koltin was interviewed for Insight Magazine’s article, “The Hand Of Private Equity In Accounting Firms.”

Koltin was quoted in Crain’s Cleveland Business article, “After 25 Years, Cohen & Co. Names New CEO

Crain’s Chicago Business article, “Private Equity Circles a New Target: Accounting Firms“, feature quotes from Allan Koltin.

Allan Koltin was quoted in the Journal of Accountancy article on private equity and the accounting industry.

Thomson Reuters quoted Allan in their recent article, “As M&A Activity Reshapes the Tax & Accounting Profession, Private Equity Takes a Hand.”

Allan was quoted in IPA’s article regarding EisnerAmper’s private equity investment.

LP Accounting Firm Industry Insider Series: A Conversation with Practice Management and M&A Expert Allan Koltin.

Allan was quoted in Bloomberg Tax’s article, “CPA Firms Seek Fewer PPP Loans as Economic Picture Brightens.”

Inside Public Accounting quoted Allan Koltin for their article, “Consultant Says Private Equity Announcement Likely Coming Soon“.

Congratulations to Allan Koltin for being ranked as the Fifth Most Influential Person in the Accounting Industry!

For the 21st consecutive year, Allan Koltin was named to Accounting Today’s “Top 100 Most Influential People in Accounting” roster.

Accounting Today interviewed Allan for their article “Major Opportunities Exist Amid the Challenges of COVID-19.”

The Pittsburgh Business Times quoted Allan Koltin in their September article on attracting and retaining diverse workers.

Allan was quoted in Bloomberg Tax’s “Thousands of CPA Firms Avoided ‘Bloodbath’ with PPP Loans.”

Thomson Reuters featured Allan Koltin in their Sept. 10th article, “The COVID-19 Downturn is Expected to Incurease M&A Activity Among Accounting Firms.”

 




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