J. Michael Silvia is a Director in the Firm's Boston office and a member of its National Alternative Investment Industry group. He has more than 16 years of audit and consulting experience working with public and private companies. His industry experience includes hedge funds, fund of funds, private equity funds, brokerdealers, investment advisors and professional services companies.
Mr. Silvia is involved with the Firm's recruitment and training programs. He is a team leader for the recruitment of new audit personnel and instructs continuing professional education courses.
Prior to joining the Firm, Mr. Silvia worked for a boutique accounting consulting firm performing mergers and acquisitions, providing accounting services and serving as an interim Chief Financial Officer for both private and public companies.
Professional & Civic Affiliations
American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA)
Massachusetts Society of Certified Public Accountants (MSCPA), Alternative Investment Company Committee
Northeast Chapter of the Institute of Management Accountants, Past Regional Director
Association for Corporate Growth, Boston Chapter
Hedge Fund Cares, Northeast Committee of Hearts
Courageous Sailing of Boston, Courageous Sailing: Vice President, Board of Directors
The Hamilton Business Society of Boston, Founding Member
Low Tide Yacht Club of New Bedford Massachusetts, Past Treasurer
University of Massachusetts
Alumni Association - Dartmouth
Massachusetts Alumni Club
Areas of Expertise
Fund of Funds
Private Equity Funds
Bachelor of Science, Accounting University of Massachusetts