Semple, Marchal & Cooper, LLP
Assurance Services Practice Section Partner. Mr. Marchal obtained his Bachelor of Arts degree, with High Honors in Accounting from Lewis University in Lockport, Illinois. Mr. Marchal obtained his certificate as a Certified Public Accountant in the State of Illinois, and in the state of Arizona through reciprocity. He is a member of both the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and the Arizona Society of Certified Public Accountants.
Mr. Marchal has approximately forty years of public and private industry accounting and auditing experience. Mr. Marchal began his career with a local Chicago CPA firm before joining the Emerging Business Service Group of Coopers & Lybrand (now PriceWaterhouseCoopers), in their Rockford, Illinois office. Mr. Marchal joined the firm of Semple, Marchal & Cooper, LLP in 1984, and became a partner in 1985, and a named partner in 2007. Mr. Marchal is the partner responsible for the Assurance Services Practice Section.
Mr. Marchal is responsible for the management and oversight of the audit and accounting services performed for both public and privately-owned companies. He has financial accounting experience in a myriad of industries including manufacturing, wholesale, retail, construction and real estate development, software, and various other industries. He has extensive experience working with registrant clients, in the smaller reporting company category, both in ’33 and ’34 Act filings. He also has experience in other specialized areas, such as audits of broker-dealers.