Tom Krahe, a Managing Shareholder at Holsinger, has over fourteen years of experience in areas of accounting, auditing, litigation support, mergers and acquisitions, forensic accounting, business valuation, internal control analysis, and due diligence. Tom has extensive experience with private organizations in a broad range of industries including manufacturing, machining and tooling, mining, construction, professional services, non-profit organizations, healthcare, and others. Tom is also a Managing Shareholder at SteelGate Advisors, a sister company of Holsinger specializing in mergers and acquisitions, due diligence, valuation, and other capital markets activities.
Tom leads Holsinger’s assurance and advisory practice and provides his clients meaningful value through his unique and extensive experiences. His background in forensic accounting, business valuation, and dispute resolution services, provide business owners with unique insight into risk management, strategic business planning and forecasting, valuation concepts, and merger / acquisition expertise.
Prior to joining Holsinger, Tom was a Manager with a boutique forensic accounting firm performing a variety services including, fraud investigations, business valuations, litigation support, and also served as a court appointed receiver. Prior to this, Tom spent a combined seven years at Deloitte and a regional accounting firm where he was primarily responsible for managing compliance audits, due diligence, litigation support, internal control analysis, and other advisory services.
Education and Certifications
- Grove City College, B.S., Accounting (with Honors), 2004
- Certified Public Accountant (AICPA), Pennsylvania, 2006
- Certified in Financial Forensics (AICPA), 2012
- Accredited in Business Valuation (AICPA), 2013
- FINRA Series 63, 79 and 82 registrations
Professional and Community Development
Tom is an active member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA) and Pennsylvania Institute of Certified Public Accountant (PICPA). Tom is also a member of the National Tooling and Machining Association (NTMA).
Tom is committed to giving back to his community and currently serves on the Executive Committee of the board of directors of the Boys and Girls Clubs of Western Pennsylvania, is on the board of Penn Christian Academy, and is the former Treasurer for Choices Pregnancy Center.
Tom resides in Gibsonia with his wife Amy and five children, Junior, Keiton, Jackson, Owen, and Lucy.