BMF Named a 2019 All-Star in Niche Specialization

BMF has been named to INSIDE Public Accounting’s (IPA)2019 All-Stars Specialized Niche Firms for our significant and robust niche practice.

Mark B. Bober



3421 Ridgewood Road, Suite 300

Akron, OH 44333


About Mark

Industry & Service Expertise


Mark is practice leader for the firm’s Transaction Advisory Services Group serving private equity groups and equity sponsors throughout the country. He also leads the firm’s business valuation, litigation support and forensic accounting practice areas. In addition, he manages client relationships for closely held businesses as well as equity sponsor groups.

Before joining Bober Markey Fedorovich, Mark was with Price Waterhouse from 1983 to 1992.


  • Certified Public Accountant (CPA)
  • Accredited in Business Valuation (ABV)
  • Certified Valuation Analyst (CVA)
  • Certified in Financial Forensics (CFF)



  • Bachelor of Science in accounting, Miami University of Ohio

Professional and Civic Memberships

Optimizing Capital Structure and the Level of Debt Assumption

Notwithstanding purely theoretical arguments that investors should be indifferent to capital structure, in practice the relative combination of debt and equity capital utilized in calculating the weighted average cost of capital (WACC) can have a material impact on a. Read More >>

Purchase Price Agreements: You Don’t Have to Walk on Eggshells

The initial offer a business buyer makes to a seller is rarely set in stone. In most cases, the two parties must negotiate purchase-price adjustments (PPAs) — differences between the originally stated and the final price at closing. Why. Read More >>

Valuation Truths: Beware of Rules of Thumb

February 27, 2018 Valuation Advisor

Many have heard that if you’re in the fill-in-the-blank industry, your business should sell for a fill-in-the-blank number times fill-in-the-blank measure. These types of guidelines are widely discussed and generally accepted. There’s only one problem: they are rarely correct.. Read More >>

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