Kieron Ludde, CPA
Principal-in-Charge, Long Island

Kieron is the Principal-in-Charge of the Long Island, New York office of HBK. He joined HBK in November 2023 with the merger of Zapken & Loeb, where he worked with the firm’s partners to expand assurance and advisory offerings. His more than 20 previous years of professional experience included several years at a large international public accounting firm and several more with major U.S. banks, and he brings insights to clients that leverage that diverse background in accounting and banking. In addition to traditional accounting, consulting, and assurance services, he has performed duties that include quality control, peer review process, recruiting, research, and training.

Kieron’s experience includes conducting, supervising, and reviewing annual audits, reviews, and compilations for companies in a wide range of industries. Industries and areas of focus include manufacturing and wholesale distribution, real estate and construction, technology companies, service organizations, and retail, as well as employee benefits plans. As a multi-disciplinary professional, Kieron provides attest and consulting services primarily focused on owner-managed businesses.

Education
  • BA in Economics, Binghamton University
  • MSA, State University of New York at Old Westbury
  • MBA, New York Institute of Technology
Associations
  • Adjunct Professor, State University of New York at Old Westbury
  • Member, American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
  • Member, New York State Society of Certified Public Accountants
  • Member, Accounting and Review Services Committee, New York State Society of Certified Public Accountants
  • Licensed Certified Public Accountant, New York State
Kieron Ludde
Long Island, NY