Michael E. Cirenza


Michael Cirenza, CPA, CGMA, is an audit partner at Anchin bringing more than 30 years of public and private sector experience, including national and international accounting firm experience. Mike specializes in providing audit and advisory services for privately held corporations in a wide variety of industries, including manufacturing, distribution, food and beverage, retail, publishing, and technology.

His expertise lies in providing clients with a wide range of specialized consulting services, including process improvement, mergers and acquisitions, strategic planning, financing, cash flow management, cost containment, logistics, retention and recruitment of key personnel, and employee benefit programs.

Mike is Co-Practice Leader of the Firm’s Transaction Advisory & Public Company Services Group which provides sophisticated advisory and regulatory compliance services for companies considering a major transaction or contemplating going public. Mike is also a member of the Food & Beverage Industry Group. He began his career at PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP and served for many years as a partner at Grant Thornton, LLP. He also served as Chief Operating Officer/Chief Financial Officer of two large manufacturing/distribution companies and initiated and executed the successful sale of one of these companies to a major global corporation.

Mike is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA) and the New York State Society of Certified Public Accountants (NYSSCPA). He also holds the APICS Certification in Integrated Resource Management and is an active member in the Cornell University Alumni group.

  • Accounting and Auditing
  • Tax Provisions
  • Transaction Advisory and Public Company
  • Food and Beverage
  • Manufacturing and Distribution


  • How CAS Can Help You In This Remote Working and Technology-Enabled LandscapeNovember 2, 2020

    Since its inception, Anchin’s Client Accounting and Advisory Services (CAS) group has operated as an extension of a company’s finance function, with remote work and technology at the core of our strategic model. We have a proven track record of efficiently and effectively managing accounting functions remotely for many years, not just the months since the COVID-19 pandemic struck at the heart of the traditional brick and mortar business model. Anchin CAS can assist businesses of all sizes with the shift to a prospective, forward thinking and strategic business model that fills workforce gaps, without the need for extensive training and transitioning of employees, all while embracing remote work.

  • Bridging the Post-Pandemic Gaps in Your Accounting Team with Client Accounting Advisory Services (CAS)June 24, 2020

    COVID-19 has dramatically affected the world economy, consumer spending, business management and operations. Businesses around the world have had to mobilize quickly to make changes to be able to stay open and be profitable during this crisis. They have had to call upon their trusted tax and legal advisors to best decide how to make the necessary adjustments to their operations to stay afloat. Anchin’s Client Accounting Advisory Services (CAS) team can help you get through this crisis and beyond. 

  • The Impact of the New Revenue Recognition Standard for You and Your Consumer Products BusinessNovember 12, 2019

    Resources from our 11/12 session covering the five-step model and industry specific considerations for Consumer Products companies. 

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