Buks has over 20 years of experience assisting his clients with their financial needs including: accounting policies, business combinations, financial statement audits, complex accounting issues, impairment analysis, purchase accounting, revenue recognition, GAAS, GAAP, IFRS (various international qualifications), and operational matters. He is a qualified financial expert (“QFE”) and has experience managing litigation support engagements.
Buks advises clients in a range of industries, including technology, manufacturing, wholesale/distribution, healthcare, medical device, internet marketing, printing/publishing, private equity, software (various including software as a service or “SaaS”), software security, and staffing industries.
As a member of DGC’s Quality Assurance Group, Buks has responsibility for ensuring the quality of the Business Audit Group. In addition, he is an adjunct professor at Northeastern University where he teaches auditing, accounting, corporate governance, ethics and financial classes at the undergraduate and graduate levels. Buks is also an adjunct professor at Brandeis University where he teaches financial accounting.
Buks is a graduate of Northeastern University with a Masters in Taxation and a Bachelor of Science, Master of Science, and MBA from Rand Afrikaans University.
Health Imperatives – Board of Directors and Audit Committee Chairman
Project Bread – Past Member of Board of Directors, Past Audit Committee and Finance Committee Chair
The Association of Chartered Accountants in the US (ACAUS) – Past Member of the Executive Committee, Past Board Member and Secretary, and Past SAICA HI (home institute representative)
Brookline Community Foundation (BCF) – Professional Advisors Committee, Past Chairman
Longwood Cricket Club – Past President
Massachusetts Society of CPAs – Member
American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (CPA) – Member
South African Institute of Chartered Accountants (CA (SA)) – Member
Institute of Chartered Accountants England and Wales (ICAEW), (ACA CA(SA)) – Member
Chartered Global Management Accountant (CGMA) – Member
National Association of Corporate Directors (NACD) – Governance Fellow and Member
Brookline Youth Travel – Soccer Coach