John D. Poulopoulos, CPA, began his career in public accounting at MichaelSilver 18 years ago and became a Partner in June 2018. He has more than 15 years of accounting and assurance experience for closely held and private equity owned middle-market companies for a variety of industries, including automobile dealerships, manufacturing and distribution, multi-dwelling rental real estate, retail, restaurants, and professional service providers.
John’s consultative approach allows him to guide and recommend, helping clients determine how to best accomplish their objectives. As a trusted advisor, he is dedicated to building lifelong client and business relationships that go beyond the transactional. John oversees audits, review, and compilation engagements and manages audits of employee benefit plans. He also provides accounting and tax consulting services focused on break-even, operational and cash flow analysis. John also serves on the firm’s automobile dealership and recruiting committees.
John D. Poulopoulos, CPA
How he spends his time here
How he got here
Bachelor of Science in Accountancy, University of Illinois, Chicago
How he approaches his work
“My goal is to help clients navigate through operational and transactional matters by being consultative and innovative. At the same time, providing exceptional client experience by being practical and using good old-fashioned common sense is my ultimate goal. It’s the accumulation of client interaction and experiences that has led me to becoming a trusted business advisor.”
HOW HE SPENDS HIS TIME ELSEWHERE
“I enjoy fishing, reading, and spending time with my wife and two sons.”