Todd Carpenter Named Managing Partner of Baker Tilly’s Real Estate and Construction Practice

MADISON, Wis. (July 13, 2017) – Nationally recognized accounting and advisory firm Baker Tilly Virchow Krause, LLP (Baker Tilly) announced that Todd Carpenter, leader of the firm’s real estate and construction team, has been promoted from partner to managing partner of the practice.

“The appointment of a managing partner-level leader of the real estate and construction practice reinforces our commitment to providing value for our clients through industry specialization. It also reflects the expanding role and increasing responsibilities in one of the firm’s largest industries,” Chris Anderson, Baker Tilly’s managing partner of growth and specialization, said. “Todd has dedicated his career to serving the real estate and construction industry and has been an exceptional leader in his role as the firm leader of this practice for more than 10 years.”

Carpenter has more than 30 years of experience in public accounting, working with general contractors and subcontractors as well as real estate developers, investors, brokers and other key players in the industry. In his role as managing partner, Carpenter will provide leadership, management and strategic direction for the practice as well as oversee the development and expansion of client services.

“We have an immensely talented team of professionals who are immersed in the real estate and construction industry in order to provide exceptional service to our clients,” Carpenter said. “I am proud to lead the team and look forward to building upon our specialization while expanding our services to meet the changing needs of our clients in this dynamic industry.”

Baker Tilly’s real estate and construction practice accounts for nearly $100 million of the firm’s total revenue, helping position more than 4,100 real estate developers, owners, investors, construction contractors, architects and engineering firms for success in the highly competitive and ever-evolving real estate market. We help organizations maintain a high quality asset portfolio, minimize construction costs, reduce operating expenses, source debt and equity, and improve profitability. We deliver innovative solutions that produce measurable results through every phase of the development life cycle.

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Baker Tilly Virchow Krause, LLP (Baker Tilly) is a nationally recognized, full-service accounting and advisory firm whose specialized professionals connect with clients and their businesses through refreshing candor and clear industry insight. With approximately 2,700 employees across the United States, Baker Tilly is ranked as one of the 15 largest accounting and advisory firms in the country. Headquartered in Chicago, Baker Tilly is an independent member of Baker Tilly International, a worldwide network of independent accounting and business advisory firms in 147 territories, with 33,600 professionals. The combined worldwide revenue of independent member firms is $3.4 billion.