Oct 21, 2021

BMSS Member Mark Underhill Named BBJ 2021 Top 40 Under 40

Mark with wife Kayla at the 2021 BBJ Top 40 Under 40 awards at Iron City.

BMSS Member Mark Underhill, CPA, CMAA, CVGA has been named a 2021 Top 40 Under 40 by the Birmingham Business Journal. This illustrious list honors up-and-coming stars of the Magic City’s business scene who have distinguished themselves in their fields before the age of 40.

Mark, 35, is one of only two employees to have risen from college intern to Member at BMSS. He’s a leader in the firm’s tax department and leads the transaction advisory group within BMSS’ business advisory and consulting services practice area. During the height of COVID-19, Underhill co-led PPP and Cares Act webinars for audiences of up to 800 guests. As a result of his leadership, approximately 75% of the firm’s clients were assisted in successfully navigating the waters of the PPP loan process to take advantage of the financial relief. To date, he has been involved with numerous clients in both buying and selling their businesses totaling over $1.5 billion.

Mark was born and raised in the Birmingham area. After graduating from the University of Alabama, Mark returned to the Birmingham area and resides in Hoover with his wife, Kayla, and their three children. He holds the following designations: Certified Public Accountant (CPA), Certified Merger & Acquisition Advisor (CM&AA) and Certified Value Growth Advisor (CVGA).He is a member of American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA), Alabama Society of Certified Public Accountants (ASCPA) and Alliance of Merger & Acquisition Advisors (AM&AA) and was a 2016 BBJ Rising Star in Accounting.