BPM at a Glance


  • “Fantastic people and culture—everybody is treated with respect”
  • “Great work/life balance”
  • “Challenging work that allows you to develop and grow professionally”


  • “The inherent arduous nature of public accounting”
  • “Lack of interaction between our offices”
  • “Benefits”

The Buzz

  • “Firm has promise”
  • “Smaller, mid-size firm”
  • “You get lots of responsibility early on”
  • “Shake-up at the leadership level”

About BPM

Burr Pilger Mayer (BPM) is one of the largest accounting and consulting firms in California by revenues and one of the 50 largest in the U.S. Based in the Bay Area, the firm has been providing its services to high-net-worth clients and emerging and mid-cap firms for more than 25 years. The firm's roots go back to 1986 when three accountants left Coopers & Lybrand to found Burr Pilger Mayer. Today, the firm they began has 40 partners and a staff of approximately 420. The firm is led by its CEO, Jim Wallace.


600 California Street
Suite 600
San Francisco, CA 94108
Phone: 415-421-5757
Fax: 415-288-6288


  • Employer Type: Private Partnership
  • CEO: Jim Wallace
  • 2017 Employees: 420

Major Office Locations

  • San Francisco
  • Palo Alto
  • Walnut Creek
  • Hong Kong
  • St. Helena
  • Cayman Islands
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