Zach is a proponent of critical thinking, which leads to innovative solutions that can give a competitive edge to a company, make a tangible beneficial difference to a community, or provide stability to a previously unsuccessful business.
As co-founder of GSP, and with over fifteen years of industry experience, Zach leads a team of specialists, who apply this principle of critical thinking to their mission: Providing support and assistance to business owners by equipping them with innovative, proactive, and practical financial and accounting solutions that lead to growth and increased value. (The team at GSP has also been known for taking on various roles within the companies they serve so that they can truly understand the business and thus provide the utmost value).
Zach is a graduate of the University of Pittsburgh and holds a bachelor degree in business and accounting. He earned an M.B.A. in finance from the University of Maryland, which propelled his career in public accounting. He has serviced closely held and publicly traded clients in a variety of industries, including food and beverage, real estate, and private equity, providing not only the traditional audit and tax services but also strategic and operational advisory services to his wide spectrum of clients, from start-up entrepreneurs to multi-national corporations.
Outside of work, Zach also uses his competitive spirit by competing in triathlons. He and his wife, Jennifer, an occupational therapist, are proud parents of one boy and enjoy family time.
Zachary Giegel, CPA, MBA