UHY Advisors, Inc. (“UHY Advisors”), one of the nation’s leading professional services firms, announced the appointment of three new managing directors: John Bautista, Alex Conti and Kathy Crockett. Conti and Crockett are both based in Michigan.
Additionally, UHY Advisors Michigan, Inc. promoted 64 other employees, including three principals: Ali Baydoun, Andrew Gilbert and Matt Okkerse.
The firm’s Michigan practice is the fifth largest accounting firm in southeast Michigan with over 400 employees and is rapidly growing. Most recently the firm has acquired Stewart, Beauvais & Whipple in Port Huron, making it their fifth location in Michigan.
Alex Conti is a managing director of UHY Corporate Finance. He leads a team of professionals dedicated to executing transactions at all levels; including due diligence, restructuring and capital sourcing. He works closely with business owners to value companies and negotiate deals that are mutually beneficial between both parties and create new opportunities. Conti received his B.B.A. in Finance, Investments and Banking from University of Wisconsin-Madison and is a FINRA licensed representative.
Kathy Crockett is a managing director of UHY Advisors MI, Inc. She is a leader of the tax practice specializing in tax compliance, business forecasts, and tax strategies. Crockett has built her practice in multiple areas such as manufacturing, high net worth and medical industries. She is actively involved in the Women Investing in Success and Excellence Group (WISE) for the Great Lakes region. She received her B.B.A and M.S. in Professional Accountancy from Walsh College, and is a licensed CPA in the state of Michigan.