Mark W. Sperry

CPA, Partner

My Story

Mark has over sixteen years of SEC Reporting experience, including eight years in public practice as an auditor. He also spent seven years working as chief accounting officer/controller of a publicly held manufacturing company. Mark is experienced in all types of audits and has extensive experience with public companies, those that are considering becoming public, and SEC reporting. He has experience in various aspects of accounting including complex accounting issues such as reverse mergers, stock based compensation, shares issued for services, private debt and equity issuances, embedded derivatives and the accounting for and identification of variable interest identities.

Additionally, Mark has experience servicing both public and privately held clients in a variety of industries including manufacturing, medical services, software, mining, and not-for-profit. He also has extensive experience with audits of employee benefit plan audits.

Previous to joining SG&A, Mark spent seven years as a partner in a PCAOB registered audit firm. He also spent time as a director in a financial reporting consulting firm. Mark earned a Bachelor’s degree in Accounting, with a minor in Japanese, from the University of Utah and an MBA with an emphasis in Accounting from Westminster College, in Salt Lake City, Utah. Mark is a current member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and the Utah Association of Certified Public Accountants.