Ari Samuel is a Partner in the Professional Practice Group who has nearly 20 years of public accounting experience. He has worked with a wide variety of clients, including the alternative investment product group of multinational financial institutions, large entrepreneurial alternative investment and wealth management firms, and start-up alternative investment managers. He provides technical guidance on accounting and auditing issues to EisnerAmper’s financial services practice.
Prior to joining the firm, Ari was an Assurance Partner in a Big Four accounting firm’s Asset Management Practice, where he worked in the Alternative Investments Group and was responsible for the audits of hedge funds, commodity pools, private equity funds, mutual funds, hybrid products, and their sponsors (including registered investment advisors and broker/dealers). Previously, Ari was a Partner in that firm’s national office, where he assisted the National Alternative Investment Practice with technical accounting issues.