Eric Briese is a Partner at EAC. Focused on overseeing the firm’s business tax, estate/trust tax, and business advisory services departments, Eric brings nearly 40 years of experience in both public accounting and business management/accounting to the EAC team.
Prior to joining EAC in 2014, Eric was partner and shareholder of a San Francisco-based firm that he co-founded in 1987, which later moved to Marin County. Prior to that, he worked for another accounting firm in San Francisco, and began his journey into accounting as a junior partner in his father’s accounting firm in Des Moines, Iowa. Eric’s extensive experience in business management and accounting is especially beneficial to helping business owners understand their finances and how to operate their companies efficiently and profitably. As a CPA, Chartered Global Management Accountant (CGMA) and Mentor Plus ® Level 5 Certified Advisor, he provides the highest level of support to business owners in monitoring and strategically managing their business activities.
Eric earned his B.A. in Industrial Administration, with an emphasis in Accounting, from Iowa State University.
Outside of work, he enjoys mountain biking, hiking, home improvement projects and classic cars.