As managing partner of L J Soldinger Associates, LLC, (LJSA), Larry Soldinger guides a full service accounting firm that offers publicly held enterprises accounting and auditing services, as well as advisement on mergers and acquisitions. Larry Soldinger also provides turnaround and crisis management solutions, with an emphasis on enabling companies to achieve optimal profitability and growth. He represents U.S. and international clients spanning a diversity of sectors.
Mr. Soldinger completed bachelor’s degrees in finance and accounting at the University of Wisconsin-Madison and began his career in accounting. In 1992, he accepted additional responsibilities with Cosentino Signature Wineries, plc, as CEO and executive chairman. For nearly 20 years, he guided the family-controlled operation, which grew from one very small initial winery to encompass five wineries spanning Napa Valley and Lodi, California.
Mr. Soldinger is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, as well as the Illinois CPA Society. A blues and Motown aficionado, he has sung at a number of blues establishments in Chicago.