Goss Rejoins BKD as Financial Services Partner in New York Office
NEW YORK – BKD is proud to welcome Jeremy Goss back to the firm as a financial services partner in the New York office.
Goss’s career has focused exclusively on the financial services industry. He has spent more than 15 years serving public and private banks, credit unions, financial technology, specialty finance, private equity and investment companies. Goss is well versed in implementation for the CECL standard, SEC audits (including SOX 404 of FDICIA), mergers and acquisitions, credit risk evaluations and other accounting and regulatory compliance requirements within the financial services industry.
“Growing our financial services practice has been a top focus area for BKD,” said Jason Rader, national industry partner for BKD National Financial Services Group. “We see Jeremy as an integral part of that growth and look forward to him expanding our services to community banks and credit unions in the Northeast.”
Goss began his career with BKD in the firm’s Little Rock, Arkansas, office, where he spent 10 years and rose through the ranks from a staff accountant to a senior manager. He then joined a large national firm where he spent the last eight years providing audit and advisory services to public and private financial institutions, real estate investment trusts, digital asset companies, private equity and specialty finance entities.
“We are thrilled to welcome Jeremy back into the BKD family,” said Ryan Reiff, managing partner of BKD’s New York office. “He possesses a passion and dedication to providing clients with Unmatched Client Service®, which truly embodies what BKD is all about. I’m excited to have him on our team and look forward to watching this industry grow as he leads the charge.”
Goss is a member of the American Institute of CPAs and the New York State Society of CPAs, where he served as the banking committee chair from 2018 to 2020. He also is a member of the AICPA Digital Assets Working Group. He is a graduate of Arkansas Tech University with a B.S. degree in accounting and the University of Arkansas at Little Rock with an M.B.A. degree.
“I am delighted to be back at BKD with a laser focus on the industry I love,” said Goss. “Financial institutions have been a passion my entire career, and there is a real opportunity for these organizations to differentiate themselves in the changing digital landscape. I am excited to walk alongside our clients, bringing BKD’s expertise in the financial institutions space to the New York Metro area and beyond and help these organizations meet their goals."