Our People

David E. Kolan, CPA

Director-in-Charge of Assurance and Advisory Services

David Kolan has more than 30 years of experience providing audit, attest and business consulting services to domestic and international companies, partnerships and entrepreneurs.  During his career he has assisted hundreds of companies in the development of strategic plans, corporate reorganizations, debt and equity financing, mergers and acquisitions, due diligence and succession planning.

As a current member of the PKF International Board of Directors, Kolan has a broad range of international experience and global contacts.  He has helped many companies develop and implement global strategic plans and has developed a specialty in ESG corporate responsibility reporting examinations.

Areas of Focus

  • Audit and attest services
  • Corporate reorganizations
  • Debt and equity financing
  • Due diligence
  • ESG and corporate responsibility examinations and reviews
  • International advisory services
  • Mergers and acquisitions
  • Strategic planning


  • Duquesne University – Bachelor of Science in Accounting

Industries Served

  • Automotive
  • Construction
  • Distribution
  • Manufacturing
  • Professional services firms
  • Real estate
  • Retail
  • Retirement plans

Community Involvement

  • Museum of Discovery and Science - Trustee
  • Greater Ft. Lauderdale Alliance - Member of Entrepreneurship Council and International Action Team
  • Greater Miami Chamber of Commerce - Trustee Member, Americas Linkage, International Relations and Consular and Trade Representatives Committees
  • Association for Corporate Growth - Past President and Board Member
  • Russian American Chamber of South Florida - Member
  • Construction Financial Management Association – Member