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Private Equity Accountants and Auditors

Employment Prospects


Private equity firms are headquartered throughout the United States, but many are found in large cities such as New York, San Francisco, Los Angeles, Chicago, and Boston. Accountants and auditors also are employed by portfolio companies of private equity firms and public accounting firms that provide contracted services to PE firms. The four largest public accounting firms are Deloitte, EY, KPMG, and PricewaterhouseCoopers. Staffing levels vary greatly based on the amount of assets under management by the private equity firm.

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