Marc J. Lichtman

PARTNER, UHY LLP
MANAGING DIRECTOR,
UHY ADVISORS MI, INC.

Email: mlichtman@uhy-us.com
Direct: 248 204 9402

INDUSTRY EXPERTISE:
  • Technology
  • Manufacturing and Distribution
  • Advertising
  • Professional Services
  • Venture Capital
ACTIVE & PRIOR PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIPS:
  • Member – Association for Corporate Growth Detroit
  • Member – American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
  • Member – Michigan Association of Certified Public Accountants
  • Former Member – National Investor Relations Institute

Marc is the leader of the Audit and Assurance Department in Michigan. He is also the firm’s National Director of SEC and PCAOB matters and also is a member of the firm’s National Management Committee that oversees the National Audit and Assurance Practice. 

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE:
  • Provides audit and business advisory services for clients ranging from private, entrepreneurial startups to publicly held, multinational clients
  • Extensive knowledge includes assisting with initial public offerings, due diligence services, buy side and sell side advisory, budgeting and forecasting, performance measurement and management, SEC reporting, and responding to SEC comment letters
  • Assists clients in developing and implementing strategies to improve operating efficiencies and profitability
  • Experienced with internal control under the Sarbanes-Oxley Act, including being responsible for the planning, execution and monitoring of internal control over financial reporting at a public company
BACKGROUND:
  • Licensed CPA in the state of Michigan
  • Prior to joining the firm, Marc was an audit partner with Arthur Andersen LLP and worked at the firm for 13 years
  • Marc was also Chief Financial Officer of TechTeam Global, a publicly held US multinational corporation operating in 13 countries
  • B.A. in Accounting, Michigan State University
THOUGHT LEADERSHIP:
  • Co-Chairperson, UHY LLP Annual Accounting and Business Conference
  • “Accounting Update”, UHY LLP Annual Accounting and Business Conference, 2009–2016
  • “Complex Equity and Debt Transactions”, UHY LLP Annual Accounting and Business Conference, 2013 
  • “Common Financial Statement Errors and Disclosures”, The 2015 Georgia Society of CPAs Southeastern Accounting Show
  • “Revenue Recognition”, UHY LLP Annual Accounting and Regulatory Update, 2014, 2016