(Tax, Financial Analysis, North Africa, US Wind)
Steven is a Certified Public Accountant with over 27 years of experience in accounting, income tax and private industry. Steven joined UPC to support its growing development activities around the world. Steven’s responsibilities include accounting for several UPC North Africa developments in Tunisia and Morocco; accounting for various portfolio companies within the UPC group; United States income tax preparation; and providing insight for all tax related matters submitted by government agencies as well as international parties. Prior to joining UPC group, Steven started his career working for Arthur Andersen & Co. as a Tax Senior and then joined Berkowitz Dick & Pollack CPA’s as a Tax Supervisor. During his seven years in public accounting, he managed a broad spectrum of clients and performed tax return preparation, tax research, income tax planning and client representation before the IRS. Afterwards, he was hired by his main client Weda Developers, Inc., a multi-million dollar, closely-held, real estate developer, as their CFO. Steven received from University of Florida his Bachelor of Science in Accounting, with Honors and Master of Accounting, Emphasis in Tax.