About Tom Shek
Partner, Consulting & Advisory Services
Area of Focus:
Tom Shek is the consulting partner. His area of focus has been financial statement preparation and reporting for public and privately held companies. He has extensive experience in dealing with complex accounting treatments such as stock-based compensation (ASC 718), derivative accounting (ASC 815), convertible debts and warrants (ASC 470), revenue recognition (ASC 606), and mergers & acquisitions (ASC 805). In addition to his knowledge of SEC financial reporting, he has been an advisor for the process of initial public offering, public debt offerings and capital raises through debt, and equity transactions for his clients.
In past, Tom was at RSM US LLP, the fifth largest accounting firm in the U.S., and gained significant experience in providing audit services as an audit manager to enterprises with up to $700 million in revenue for both public trading and privately held companies. He has served clients in a variety of industries, including manufacturing and distribution, consumer & industrial products, SAAS, and e-commerce.
Tom has diverse corporate and controller experience in the distribution and social media industry where he was a leader of 15 people. Moreover, he has oversaw the accounting policies and procedures, financial reporting, inventory controls, annual operating plans, budgets, and cash forecast, etc.
Furthermore, Tom has significant experience working with foreign companies listed on the US markets, which include companies from China, Europe, Hong Kong, and Canada. He also provides advisory services to both domestic and foreign companies seeking to complete a going public transactions and secondary public offerings in the US.
Education and Professional Credentials:
- Certified Public Accountant, California
- Bachelor of Arts in Business Administration, Accounting Concentration, California State University, Fullerton
- Fluent in English, Mandarin, and Cantonese