HOUSTON – BKD CPAs & Advisors is pleased to announce the addition of Sean Sarsfield as a director in the Forensics & Valuation Services division in the firm's Houston office.
Sarsfield has 18 years of experience in forensics, investigations and commercial dispute work, including valuations in a dispute context. At BKD, he will provide a broad range of litigation support and investigative services with a focus on services that require forensic accounting, economic damage quantification or valuation-related expertise. He also can offer fraud detection and investigation services when allegations of embezzlement, financial reporting fraud and other forms of white-collar crime are involved.
Before joining BKD, Sarsfield worked for two international firms and recently helped a Fortune 500 oil and gas company evaluate economic loss claims filed by businesses affected by the Deepwater Horizon oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico. In litigation matters, he has determined economic damages resulting from breach of contract disputes, business interruption and matters involving lost wages or benefits.
Sarsfield has presented to attorneys, CPAs and professional associations on various topics, including forensic accounting and fraud investigation, business valuation, corporate ethics and the quantification of economic damages. He also serves on the Business Valuations, Forensic and Litigation Services Committee for the Texas Society of CPAs.