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Brandon D. Andries

Chief Operating Officer, CPA

Brandon serves as the Chief Operating Officer working directly with the CEO. In this role, he works with all Managing Partners on the operational aspects for Baker Tilly Virchow Krause, LLP (Baker Tilly). In addition, Brandon oversees the Human Resources, Technology, Best Processes, Finance, and Risk Management functions. Brandon is a member of the Board of Partners and the firm’s Management Committee, and has served on numerous firm task forces and committees. Brandon has been with the firm since 1987, and previously served as the Regional Managing Partner for Minneapolis. Brandon has been the Chief Operating Officer since 2005. 

Experience

  • More than twenty years of experience serving a wide variety of clients which have included numerous large commercial and manufacturing companies
  • Primary areas of specialty are financial reporting and auditing
  • Extensive financial reporting experience working with public and private companies
  • Development of short-term and long-range strategic planning and budget development
  • Extensive experience leading the operational functions across the firm
  • Provides leadership in the development of internal policies and procedures

Involvement

  • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
  • Wisconsin Institute of Certified Public Accountants
  • UW Accounting and Advisory Board – Served on the Board of Directors
  • Waunakee DeForest Ice Rink (WDIR) – Project Leader and Board Treasurer
  • Bruker AXS, Inc. – Served on the Board of Directors and chaired the Audit Committee

Education

University of Wisconsin – Madison
Bachelor of Business Administration in Accounting
Chartered Global Management Accountant (CGMA)
Certified Public Accountant