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Norm Bustamante

Norm Bustamante

Of Counsel, Assurance
Location: San Francisco |
Areas of Expertise: Audit, SEC Compliance

Norm currently provides services in the capacity of “Of Counsel” with BPM after 13 years as a Partner in the Firm. Formerly, Norm led BPM’s San Francisco Technology Group and sat on the Firm’s Board of Directors. He has over 35 years of experience in public accounting, including 17 years as an audit partner with a Big Four and a national accounting firm in the Bay Area. He specializes in providing services to companies in the high technology, manufacturing and distribution industries.

Norm has over 35 years of experience serving internet service companies, all industries in high technology (software, internet and semi-conductor), and manufacturing and distribution companies. He has been an audit partner for companies ranging in size from $2 million to $1 billion in revenue/assets. Norm served multiple mid to large worldwide audit engagements covering multiple countries.

Norm has extensive expertise in revenue recognition and equity transactions, SEC, financial reporting and disclosure, and mergers & acquisitions.

Norman Bustamante holds an active CPA license in California.

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Certified Public Accountant

  • Led BPM partnership program with the NASDAQ Entrepreneur Center in San Francisco
  • Member — Audit Committee Member of Inner City Advisors of Oakland and other various charity organizations in the Bay Area over the last 15 years

BS/Accounting – San Jose State University