Sun, Aug 31, 2014
A A A
Welcome Guest
Free Trial RSS
Get FREE trial access to our award winning publications
Industry Updates

Ernst & Young LLP add four seniors professionals to further expand its growing west coast asset management practice

Wednesday, March 21, 2012
Opalesque Industy Update: With growing customer demands for tax services and a volatile market, Ernst & Young LLP announced today that new senior professionals have joined the firm to expand the West Coast sector of its Asset Management tax practice.

“Michael Doolan, Mark Gutierrez, Paul Kangail and Eric Wauthy bring deep experience working with clients to help them retain and grow assets, enhance investment performance, mitigate business and tax risk and respond to regulatory changes,” said Michael Serota, Global Hedge Fund co-leader and Global Asset Management tax leader for Ernst & Young. “Their joining is also evidence of Ernst & Young LLP’s growth on the West Coast in the asset management industry. In addition, they bring a broad range of hedge and mutual fund, private equity and venture capital experience, including international structuring acumen.”

 Doolan was previously a senior managing director with Macquarie Bank in New York, where he led tax and structuring for the asset management business in the Americas. Prior to joining Macquarie, Doolan worked on M&A transactions at KPMG LLP and served as KPMG’s Australian firm’s rotating partner in the United States. He has a Master of Law degree and undergraduate degrees in law and economics from the University of Sydney. He also completed the senior executive program at the Stanford University School of Business and is a chartered accountant in Australia. Doolan, a principal, is located in the San Francisco office of Ernst & Young LLP. He lives in Menlo Park, Calif.

  Gutierrez was a leader of Deloitte Tax LLP’s Pacific Southwest Asset Management practice. Prior to joining Deloitte in 2001, he was a member of PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP’s Los Angeles and Boston Asset Management practices. Gutierrez earned his Master of Science degree in Taxation from Bentley College, as well as a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration from the California State University in San Bernardino. He is also a certified public accountant. Gutierrez, a partner, is located in the firm’s Los Angeles office. He resides in Los Angeles.

Kangail was formerly a tax partner with Rothstein Kass & Co., where he led its Bay Area Financial Services Tax practice.  He is also a former partner at Deloitte LLP.  Kangail graduated from the University of California at Santa Barbara with a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Economics and a concentration in Accounting. In addition, he is a certified public accountant. Kangail is a partner located in the firm’s San Francisco office. He resides in Danville, Calif.

Prior to joining Ernst & Young LLP, Wauthy was a leader of Deloitte Tax LLP’s Pacific Southwest Asset Management practice. He earned a master’s degree in business taxation from the University of Southern California and a bachelor’s degree in history, with a minor in accounting, summa cum laude, from the University of California at Los Angeles. Wauthy, a certified public accountant, is a partner located in the firm’s Los Angeles office. He is a resident of El Segundo, Calif.

Ernst&Young

Press Release

Bm

What do you think?

   Use "anonymous" as my name    |   Alert me via email on new comments   |   
Today's Exclusives Today's Other Voices More Exclusives
Previous Opalesque Exclusives                                  
More Other Voices
Previous Other Voices                                               
Access Alternative Market Briefing
  • Top Forwarded
  • Top Tracked
  • Top Searched
  1. Study shows what resonates with investors: 'Unwavering', 'passionate' beats 'committed', 'dedicated' and more surprises[more]

    Komfie Manalo, Opalesque Asia: A new study by Pershing Square, a unit of BNY Mellon company, showed that an effective value proposition strengthens audience connections and fosters growth, yet many advisors have had little objective guidance in formulating such statements until now. In the

  2. Comment – Why you should avoid the hottest hedge fund hands, Swedroe attacks Hussman over risk management, relative value strategy[more]

    Why you should avoid the hottest hedge fund hands FromCNBC/Yahoo.com: Investors who don't have money with Pershing Square Capital Management are likely salivating at the hedge fund's industry-leading 26 percent return from January through July. But investing with Bill Ackman and other to

  3. AIMA makes 'the case for hedge funds'[more]

    Bailey McCann, Opalesque New York: The Alternative Investment Management Association (AIMA), the global hedge fund industry body,

  4. Managed futures' global diversification is important in next phase of economic recovery[more]

    Komfie Manalo, Opalesque Asia: The global diversification provided by managed futures may prove to be extremely valuable as the markets enter the next phase of the economic recovery, said Campbell & Company, a pioneer in absolute return invest

  5. Ex-UBS prop trader's hedge fund Manikay Partners eyes UK launch[more]

    From eFinancialnews.com: Manikay Partners, a $1.7 billion US multi-strategy hedge fund set up in 2008 by a proprietary trader from UBS with backing from Goldman Sachs, is planning to open in the UK. New York-based Manikay's move into Europe comes after Financial News revealed on Monday that Aurelius