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Pradeep Budhiraja

Partner, Citrin Cooperman Advisors LLC

Partner, Citrin Cooperman & Company, LLP

pbudhiraja@citrincooperman.com
Education

Bachelor of Commerce, University of Delhi, India and Chartered Accountant, India

Licenses

Certified Public Accountant in the State of California

Pradeep Budhiraja is an assurance quality control partner in the firm's Woodland Hills, CA office. He is an accounting and audit professional that has helped startup companies, in various industries, successfully navigate through the process of initial public offering. Pradeep enjoys the relationship that he has developed with each client and the experience gained through working with them. He is valued for his ability to address the technical issues and provide resolution.

Experience

Pradeep provides audit and financial reporting for SEC registered and privately held entities and business consulting. He is also well schooled in the area of revenue recognition due to his experience with numerous technology companies. His clients include companies in the technology, manufacturing and distribution, retail, and telecommunications industries.

He has worked at PricewaterhouseCoopers India as a manager in the assurance and business advisory services, and has over 20 years of experience in the audit and accounting field both in the US and India. In addition to his public accounting experience, he has worked with GE India in their international accounting services division helping various GE businesses worldwide in streamlining and transitioning their accounting and financial reporting processes.

Education & Licenses
Education

Bachelor of Commerce, University of Delhi, India and Chartered Accountant, India

Licenses

Certified Public Accountant in the State of California

Honors & Awards

'40 In Their 40s' Leading Financial Services Professionals, Los Angeles Business Journal, 2019

'Most Influential Minority CPAs,' Los Angeles Business Journal, 2019

Presentations & Publications

Hot Topics in Accounting, CalCPA

Affiliations

Member, American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA)

Member, California Society of Certified Public Accountants (CalCPA)

Member, The Institute of Chartered Accountants of India

Former Member, California Board of Accountancy’s Qualifications Committee (2018-2020)

Outside The Office

In his free time, Pradeep enjoys sports and traveling.