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Charlotte, North Carolina

  • Construction & real estate
  • Hospitality & Restaurants
Service Experience
  • Audit & Assurance

Greg Ross




Executive summary


Greg Ross leads our Construction, Real Estate, Hospitality, and Restaurants Industry Group with over 25 years experience with clients in these sectors. In addition, he has significant experience in advising an array of public and private companies. He has worked with S-11 filings, private placement offerings, fair value funds and other capital-raising transactions. Ross is the leader of the Construction, Real Estate, Hospitality and Restaurant practice in the Carolinas' offices, and he is also the sector leader for the national Real Estate practice.

Ross has significant experience in providing accounting, auditing and consulting services within these industry groups. He has assisted clients with real estate transactions, cost allocation models, equity structuring activities, internal control evaluations and variable interest entities consolidation issues. He also assists many clients with new accounting implementation and financial reporting preparation. His experience also includes public/private REITs, real estate investment companies, construction general contractors, and other types of public and private companies. He has been the lead partner on IPOs, due diligence opportunities and sale transactions. Ross has also provided consulting and auditing services with regard to internal control over financial reporting as required by Section 404 of the Sarbanes-Oxley Act.



Professional qualifications and memberships

  • CPA — North Carolina (#26682),
  • North Carolina Association of Certified Public Accountants
  • National Association of Real Estate Investment Trusts, Associate Board Member
  • Construction Financial Management Association
  • Urban Land Institute, Board Member; Treasurer
  • International Council of Shopping Centers



  • BS, Accounting, Appalachian State University

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