The firm was founded by Mario Beckles, who manages the accounting, tax and IPO advisory practices of the firm. He has over 20 years of financial reporting, financial accounting, tax and audit experience. His areas of expertise includes professional services firms, information technology, wholesale distribution, not for profits, retail, restaurants, real estate, mining, and Initial Public Offerings in the United States.
Prior to forming Beckles & Co., Mario held positions such as CFO of First Liberty Power Corp, a publicly traded mining company, Partner at Jersey Fortress Capital Partners, a boutique investment banking firm, Senior Financial Reporting Analyst with SimplexGrinnell, a $2B Fire & Security Contractor, Manager of Internal audit at Claire’s Stores, a $1.5B global specialty retailer, and Senior Auditor with Deloitte, a big 4 accounting firm.
Mario is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants. He is also a licensed Certified Public Accountant with the state board of Florida.