Kane D. Polakoff
Principal, Client Advisory Services (CAS)
Kane has more than 25 years of experience developing and implementing strategic services and solutions to help businesses drive operational growth and value. His industry experience includes private equity, banking and financial services, insurance, manufacturing, automotive, and publishing.
His wide range of expertise includes strategic visioning and implementation; technology innovation, P&L management, global operations and account management; client accounting advisory services; business process outsourcing, and management consulting. Kane’s experience includes helping businesses restructure and reestablish operational excellence by transforming from a discrete service provider to a value-added integrated solution provider. In addition to working with US companies, he has led business process solutions deployment internationally, including in Australia, China, Europe, India, Israel, Mexico, and the Philippines.
Kane’s thought leadership has been featured extensively in national publications including Accounting Today, CPA Practice Advisor, and US News & World Report. He has been a featured presenter for key industry organizations including the AICPA, Financial Executives International, Information Technology Alliance, and Digital CPA.
Before joining CohnReznick, Kane was the National Client Accounting Advisory Services (CAAS) Practice Leader for a major public accounting firm.
BS, Business Administration, University of California – Riverside
Bill.com Accountants Advisory Council, Member
BotKeeper, Strategic Advisor
CPA.com CAS Advisory Council, Member
Information Technology Alliance (ITA), Board Member and Leading CAS Track
Intuit Large Firm Advisory Council, Member
Jewish Federation of Metropolitan Detroit Audit Committee, Member