Barry V. Gershenovitz Joins Blythe Global Advisors As Strategic Advisor – Tax

I’m pleased to announce that Barry Gershenovitz – a former EY tax partner – has joined Blythe Global Advisors as a strategic advisor for tax accounting. Barry is currently a member of the faculty for masters and undergraduate tax studies at California State University at Fullerton, Mihaylo School of Business and Economics.

An expert in all areas of tax accounting for financial statements, Barry joined CSU Fullerton after more than 25 years at EY where he served major corporations such as Kaiser Aluminum, Universal Electronics, Microsemi, SAR Recycling, MaxLinear, Eldorado Resorts, Del Taco Restaurants and Motorsports Aftermarket Group among others. His expertise helped clients resolve complex issues such as:

  • ASC 740 matters related to U.S. GAAP for private and public companies.
  • Tax compliance, processes and improvement with respect to tax provisions and SOX controls.
  • Mergers and acquisitions, business reorganizations, transactions and entity structuring.
  • Net operating loss planning.
  • Intellectual property planning.

Barry will bring this wealth of experience to BGA where he will be responsible for advising our clients on current tax accounting principles for complex transactions, compliance and risk, and IT audit services.

Blythe Global Advisors – At-A-Glance

Blythe Global Advisors is a full-service accounting advisory firm with a proven track record of helping companies fill the gap between today’s increasingly advanced accounting and financial reporting requirements and a company’s ability to comply efficiently, accurately and on time. With our extensive Big Four experience, we help companies of all sizes – from startups to brand-name enterprises, U.S.-based and international – meet their reporting obligations via a broad range of sophisticated, customized, affordable solutions that include:

  • End-to-end accounting advice, assessment and process improvements
  • GAAP and SEC compliance
  • IPO and M&A services
  • Risk advisory services
  • Growth advisory services
  • Revenue recognition and lease accounting services
  • Private equity and venture capital services
  • Advice and training for small and midsized accounting firms
  • Litigation support

The Blythe Global Difference

We deliver consistently high results through BlytheTeamSM, our alliance of former Big Four partners/executives, current industry entrepreneurs, and former corporate finance and accounting senior executives/professionals. Our experts bring broad and deep experience to every engagement including extensive knowledge of U.S. and international accounting principles and regulations, proven leadership, project management, and expertise across a wide range of industries. Our end-to-end approach features turnkey implementation, knowledge transfer and measurable results. Our clients can attest that we hit the ground running and that we always leave companies better positioned to achieve their strategic objectives.

As you can see from the abbreviated resume below, Barry is an exceptional addition to our team.

Barry Gershenovitz

Barry Gershenovitz has more than 30 years’ experience in all areas of corporate tax reporting and compliance for all types of public and private entities as a Big Four partner, tax director, senior corporate executive and college professor. He spent more than 25 years at EY in various tax-related positions including tax partner from 2000 to 2017. He currently teaches both masters and undergraduate courses on federal taxation at California State University at Fullerton. On the corporate front, he served as director of taxation at Tokos Medical. Barry is a certified public accountant.

Please join me in welcoming Barry to BlytheTeamSM.

To speak with Barry, e-mail him at or call him at 714-931-5616.

To learn more about Blythe Global Advisors, its solutions and BlytheTeamSM, visit or call 949-757-4180.