Mark Bednarz

Partner, PKF O’Connor Davies LLP

Partner, PKF O’Connor Davies Advisory LLC

Mark Bednarz

"As a trusted advisor, my goal is to develop long-term relationships with our clients and understand their unique internal and external risk factors, so I can provide guidance in the development of a culture and program for taking risk-reward perspective to decision making and ultimately increasing the value of their company."

Mark Bednarz leads the Risk Advisory Group. He combines more than 20 years of public accounting and Fortune 500 experience and an expertise in attestation and consulting services for a variety of financial service clients including banks, broker-dealers, hedge funds, fund of funds, family offices, fund administrators and registered investment advisors.

Mark’s extensive experience includes internal audit, business reengineering, forensic accounting, Oracle implementations, FINRA, NFA, and SEC compliance, Sarbanes-Oxley consulting, IT audits and governance, service organization control reporting (SOC) attestations and risk assessments.

He is a frequent presenter and training evaluator for several professional organizations related to Governance, Risk and Compliance. He has also served as an author and contributing editor to articles that appear newsletters and publications as well as conducted webinars.

Professional Affiliations & Civic Involvement

  • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA)
  • SIFMA Internal Audit Society
  • Institute of Internal Auditors


  • Certified Public Accountant (New York, New Jersey)
  • Certificate Information Systems Auditor
  • Certified Fraud Examiner