Moss Adams Adds Mengali Accountancy
The firm expands its outsourced accounting services practice.
SEATTLE, June 29, 2022—Moss Adams, one of the largest accounting, consulting and wealth management firms in the nation, announced it has agreed to combine with Mengali Accountancy, a well-regarded boutique consulting firm specializing in the real estate industry located in downtown Healdsburg, California. Effective Aug. 1, 2022, the Mengali team, including namesake founder Renee Mengali, as well as principals Debbie Warren and Keith Hollander, will join Moss Adams.
“I take great pride in strategically aligning with Moss Adams because we’ve worked together for many years and mutually respect one another. It’s an easy choice and transition for us,” said Renee Mengali, president of Mengali Accountancy. “We value the new growth opportunities on the horizon for our team, knowing that through this combination with Moss Adams, we’ll have an array of broader consulting services to offer our clients.”
The combination is a natural progression to an established business relationship built over the past 10 years between the two firms. Both teams are similar in their technology-focused mindset, people-first culture, and caliber of talent, including parallel experience with outsourced accounting and bookkeeping services for a variety of national real estate clients. For the past 19 years, Mengali has built a strong referral network and is a technology-driven firm that has primarily helped small businesses, real estate funds, joint ventures and syndicators, and individuals capitalize on their resources by using outsourced accounting services.
“We’re beyond pleased Renee and her team will be joining us at Moss Adams,” said Mark Steranka, consulting managing partner at Moss Adams. “Mengali has provided an exceptional client experience for their outsourced accounting services, and they took steps early on to invest in innovative resources to meet client needs. That shared philosophy is one we both take seriously, and we look forward to building a more robust consulting team together.”
“Fundamentally, this alignment is a natural fit. We both value our talented employees and prioritize our clients’ needs. Moss Adams has seen substantial demand for outsourced services across a variety of industry sectors,” said Eric Miles, chairman and CEO, Moss Adams. “This combination strengthens our footprint in meeting client needs with a more robust service platform to accommodate growth; plus, we’re bringing onboard a sought-after and trusted team.”
The Mengali team will join the existing outsourced accounting practice at Moss Adams, with plans to grow its service offering across a variety of industry sectors.