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Stephen E. Bonder, CPA, MST, MBA





Direct Dial: (617) 658-5210
Fax: (617) 641-0090

Areas of Expertise

Distribution, Individuals, Manufacturing, Real Estate, Retail, Accounting & Auditing, Tax, Family Office Services


General Experience Highlights

As a partner and industry leader of our Private Client and Family Office Group, Stephen focuses on advising privately held companies and high net worth families on business planning and operations, as well as accounting, auditing, and tax planning and compliance. Industries he serves include real estate, manufacturing, distribution and hospitality.

Stephen assists privately held companies with the development and implementation of succession plans and effective strategies for maximizing enterprise value. In addition, he assists company owners with strategies for acquisitions and divestitures.

Starting his career with the Boston office of KPMG LLP and then joining a regional firm as partner, Stephen advanced to the role of Chief Financial Officer/Treasurer of a telecommunications company, and later became its president. He worked at Friedman, Suvalle & Salomon prior to its merger with BlumShapiro in 2014.

Professional Education:

  • Babson College ─ Bachelor of Science in Accounting
  • Bentley University ─ Master of Science in Taxation
  • Sloan School of Management at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology ─ Master of Business Administration

Professional Organizations and Activities


Advisors | Auditors | Consultants | CPAs - Blum Shapiro is one of the premier public accounting firms in the northeast and a Top 100 CPA Firm in the U.S. Our professionals serve businesses, individuals and organizations in Boston (MA), Hartford (CT), Cranston (RI), Shelton (CT) ,Quincy (MA) and Newton (MA) with audit, tax and business consulting services. Our firm has developed practice areas in automotive, construction, education, government, healthcare, hospitality, manufacturing, nonprofit organizations and professional service firms. New Haven CT, Fairfield CT, Norwalk CT, Waterbury CT.