Chad Soares

Partner, PwC

Chad has 23 years of experience advising clients on a variety of complex financing transactions. He has a deep knowledge of leasing, consolidation, revenue recognition, and joint venture accounting. Chad led PwC's efforts to respond to proposed changes in lease accounting. This includes working to understand the changes and the practical impact of adoption, and developing internal guidance as well as tools and templates. Chad was a primary author of PwC’s comment letter on the May exposure draft and Chairman of FinREC Leases comment letter task force. He is a CPA in New York, New Jersey, Texas, and Massachusetts, and he earned his B.S. from Boston College.