Industry Expertise: Financial Services, Technology, Manufacturing, Service Provider
Corporate Background: CFO and Vice President, ConnexT, Inc.; Director, Cascadia Merchant
Group; Partner, BDO Seidman; Principal, Ernst & Young’s Merger and Acquisition Group and Senior Manager, Coopers & Lybrand
Education: BS/Accounting and Business Administration, University of Florida
Mr. Grossman has over 30 years experience which as a corporate CFO, partner in a the international accounting consulting firm BDO Seidman, and principal with Ernst & Young’s mergers and acquisitions practice. Mr. Grossman has also served as CFO and Vice President of a major technology business unit for Puget Sound Energy’s utility business; was a partner with BDO Seidman and Principal with Ernst & Young’s New York based Mergers & Acquisition Group, where he participated in Revlon, Primerica and the Robert Bass Group’s real estate business acquisitions such as the Plaza Hotel transaction in New York.
Mr. Grossman is currently President of StarPoint Consulting Group which provides in conjunction with international training and consulting companies program leadership and development for enterprises that include most of the top 50 global technology enterprises as well as financial services industry firms. With a focus on technology, financial services and manufacturing enterprises, Mr. Grossman has transferred his knowledge and unique perspectives to develop and deliver training and consulting workshops throughout the
world. Mr. Grossman also provides condensed and engaging presentations at large attendance sales events that have included audiences exceeding 1,500 people.
Mr. Grossman has published several articles in the financial services industry. He is an accomplished keynote speaker for sales conferences, kickoffs and meetings. He has also chaired the Pacific Northwest MIT Enterprise Forum.