Our Team

Our Team

Maurice Berkower, CPA, MBA

Managing Principal

Maurice Berkower has over 40 years of experience providing accounting, auditing, tax and consulting services. Maurice began his professional career with a New Jersey based regional mid-sized accounting firm and rose to partnership level, prior to the formation of Berkower LLC. His clients include onshore and offshore hedge, private equity and digital asset funds, investment advisors and broker-dealers in securities.

Maurice is the Managing Principal of Berkower LLC, and Co-Founder and Director of Rankin Berkower (Cayman) Ltd. and leads those respective firms’ national and international alternative investments practice groups.

Maurice has an MBA in Taxation from Bernard Baruch College and a BS in Accounting from Brooklyn College, and is a Certified Public Accountant in the States of New York, New Jersey, Florida, California and Washington, D.C. and is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, New York State Society of Certified Public Accountants, New Jersey Society of Certified Public Accountants, Florida Institute of CPAs, California Society of CPAs, and Cayman Islands Institute of Professional Accountants.

Maurice serves on the New York State Society of Certified Public Accountants Investment Companies, Investment Management, Private Equity, and Stock Brokerage Committees. Maurice also served in leadership capacities for various non-profit and charitable organizations, is a Board Member and Treasurer of the Florida Alternative Investment Association and Board Member of the Student Finance League Inc.

Maurice has contributed accounting and consulting articles to The CPA Journal and various community and local newspapers and presented various educational and informational seminars and programs to other accountants, bankers, attorneys, hedge fund managers and hedge fund industry professionals.

Pam Radoszycki, CPA

Principal

Pamela Radoszycki, Principal, has expertise in a variety of industries, with emphasis in the financial services industry, including investment companies, offshore funds and securities broker-dealers, as well as cemetery, medical, legal profession and construction industries.

Pamela is a licensed Certified Public Accountant in the states of New Jersey and New York.

Pamela is a member of the New York State Society of Certified Public Accountants Stock Brokerage Committee and served as a Board member of the Children’s Museum of Staten Island. She is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and New York State Society of Certified Public Accountants. Pamela holds a B.S. in Accounting from Brooklyn College of the City of New York.

Audit Partner since June 2005.

Ashok Goyal, CPA

Principal

Ashok Goyal is a Principal with Berkower LLC and is responsible for the Firm’s 
Cryptocurrency/ICO Alternative Investment Funds practice group. Ashok works closely with Fund managers in providing audit services to domestic and offshore master-feeder and stand alone funds. Ashok holds Certified Public Accountant Licenses in New York, New Jersey, and Colorado and is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants. Ashok is also a member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India (ICAI).

Ashok joined the Firm December 2005.

Michael G. Mullen, CPA

Principal

Michael Mullen is the lead partner or engagement quality review (EQR) principal for audits of several of the firm’s securities broker-dealer clients registered with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) and audits of other entities registered with the Commodities Futures Trading Commission, state agencies and/or self-regulatory organizations. He also serves as lead partner for audit engagements of investment companies, limited partnerships, offshore funds, various other special purpose investment entities and SEC registered issuers, as well as acting as lead partner or team member for audit, accounting, consulting and tax services provided by the firm to various commercial enterprises.

Before joining Berkower in 2014, Mike was an audit partner at a mid-sized regional accounting firm accumulating more than 30 years of experience providing assurance services to domestic and international public companies, securities, broker-dealers and financial services industry clients. Mike is a licensed Certified Public Accountant in the states of New Jersey and New York. He is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA), former representative for firm membership— AICPA, SECPS SEC Committee, member of both the New Jersey State Society of Certified Public Accountants and the New York State Society of Certified Public Accountants, and he serves on the NYSSCPA’s Stock Brokerage Committee.

Mike graduated from Rutgers University in 1980 with a Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting.

Audit Partner since 2014

Eric Wolf, CPA

Eric Wolf, CPA

Principal

Eric Wolf has over 15 years of experience in auditing and accounting in various industries including investment companies, insurance, healthcare and not-for-profit industries. Eric’s experience includes hedge funds, commodity pools, fund of funds, master-feeder funds, private equity funds, voluntary health and welfare organizations, community health centers, religious organizations, foundations, and other nonprofit corporations.

Eric is properly licensed in the State of New York and is a member in good standing of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants. Eric received a Bachelor of Science degree in accounting from Yeshiva University Sy Syms School of Business.

Eric joined the Firm December 2010.

Broker-Dealer and Audit Services

Chuck Fong, CPA

Director - Broker-Dealer

Audit Services

Ann Marie Vivo, CPA

Senior Audit Manager

Ann Marie Vivo is an audit manager for several of the Firm’s securities broker-dealer clients registered with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) as well as investment companies, limited partnerships, offshore funds and joint ventures.  

Before joining Berkower LLC in 2018, Ann Marie was a manager at a small accounting firm providing hedge fund administration services and tax preparation services for partnerships, corporations and individuals. Ann Marie also served as a consultant for a private company while going public and was responsible for all periodic SEC filings.  Ann Marie began her career at PricewaterhouseCoopers, spending eight years in the Financial Services Industry Practice. Ann Marie is a licensed Certified Public Accountant in New Jersey and New York.  

Ann Marie graduated summa cum laude from Pace University in 1995 with a BBA and MBA in Public Accounting.

Kenneth Greenblatt, CPA

Senior Audit Manager

Rachel Beil, CPA

Senior Audit Manager

Rachel Beil is a Senior Audit Manager with Berkower LLC and is responsible for managing some of the Firm’s Cryptocurrency and Investment Funds practice group.  Rachel works closely with Fund managers in providing audit services to domestic and offshore master-feeder and stand alone funds. 

Tax Department

Ciril Cohen, CPA

Tax Controversy Manager

Ciril Cohen is an accredited CPA in New York and New Jersey with a bachelor’s degree in accounting and a master’s degree in business administration, forensic certification from New York University and management certification from American Management Association. Ciril is also a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and other state societies. Ciril has extensive experience working in government. That expertise directs her skills to handling all government interactions and tax controversy issues. Ciril provides technical tax guidance to the firm’s clients and staff and is the leading expert on state and local tax issues.

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Miami Office

BERKOWER LLC
40 SW 13th Street, #201
Miami, FL 33130

Los Angeles Office

BERKOWER LLP
5455 Wilshire Blvd., Suite 914
Los Angeles, CA 90036

Cayman Islands Office

RANKIN BERKOWER (CAYMAN) LTD
One Capital Place Building, 3rd Floor
136 Shedden Rd, George Town
P.O. Box 30349
Grand Cayman, KY1-1201
Cayman Islands