Karen Furstenberg
Managing Partner, Risk Advisory (CPA)
Charlotte, NC - Uptown
Industry Focus
  • Healthcare
  • Global and National Financial Institutions
Service Areas
  • Finance & Process Transformation
  • Internal Audit & Compliance
  • Regulatory Services & Risk Management
  • Risk Advisory
  • Technology Services


Karen serves as the Managing Partner for Advisory Services. She has more than 20 years of progressive financial, regulatory, and consulting experience. She has served in executive level accounting, compliance and audit roles in highly regulated environments. Karen's background consists of industry related experience with regards to transformation,  regulatory response, and strategy, which brings a highly practical approach to her client needs. In addition to her industry experience, Karen served clients as advisory partner with a Big Four firm. She is responsible for delivery and development of advisory services, such as finance transformation, process improvement, internal audit, technology solutions and regulatory compliance.


  • Bachelor of Science, Accounting
    State University of New York at Oswego

In the Community

Civic Organizations
  • Junior Achievement - Board Member
  • Together We Feed - Board Member


  • Women in Business - 2016 Charlotte Business Journal Award


  • Certified Public Accountant - NC - 30539
  • Certified Public Accountant - OH - CPA.36652-REG
  • Certified Public Accountant - TN - 17584

  • Certified Internal Auditor - 28564

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