Tom Bayer


Thomas E. Bayer, CPA, CExP, is the market lead for the Indianapolis, Indiana region. He has 30 years of experience providing a broad range of accounting, tax and business advisory services to commercial clients across various industries.

Tom has specialized expertise in the areas of tax planning and compliance, business advisory services and business succession planning. He puts his business succession planning abilities and knowledge to work across the organization, serving clients in advisory services throughout the country. He is a Certified Public Accountant (CPA), a Certified Exit Planner (CExP) and is Certified in Strategic Performance Management (CSPM).


  • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA)
  • Agribusiness Council of Indiana
  • Indiana CPA Society
  • Association of Corporate Growth – Indianapolis Chapter
  • Business Enterprise Institute of Exit Planners
  • National Grain and Feed Association
  • Builders and Contractors Association of Northeast Indiana
  • Professional Advisors Leadership Council, Central Indiana Community Foundation
  • Decatur Memorial Hospital Board of Directors
  • Central Illinois Builders of AGC
  • Southern Illinois Builders Association
  • Grain & Feed Association of Illinois


  • Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting, Eastern Illinois University
  • Certified Public Accountant (CPA)
  • Certified in Strategic Performance Management (CSPM)
  • Certified Exit Planner (CExP)