Brad Hermes

Brad Hermes, CPA, partner for Sikich accounting services, has experience serving private, closely-held business and their owners. His service approach focuses on understanding and listening to management’s needs in order to provide timely and effective service with a focus on increasing efficiency within financial reporting and analysis. Brad assists clients in areas such as:

  • Assurance and consulting services focusing on financial statement audits and reviews
  • Aiding in increasing efficiency within financial reporting, analysis functions and other areas of business
  • Mergers and acquisitions consulting, including transaction structure, due diligence and quality of earnings reporting
  • Leader of the Construction and Real Estate vertical for the Milwaukee office
  • Manufacturing and Distribution vertical team
  • Experience with technical issues relating to software developers, including revenue recognition, multiple element arrangements and software capitalization
  • Experience with Employee Stock Ownership Plans and working with ESOP owned companies
  • Audits of employee benefit plans


  • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
  • Wisconsin Institute of Certified Public Accountants
  • Waukesha County Business Alliance
  • Construction Financial Management Association


  • Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting, University of Wisconsin – Whitewater