Jim Bourke

Global Technology Advisory & Digital Solutions Services Leader

About Jim

Jim is HLB’s Global Technology Advisory & Digital Solutions Services Leader and has over 30 years of experience in the sector. He frequently meets with our regional technology leaders around the globe to share best practices and to help insure consistency in technology advisory offerings by our member firms.

Jim is also a Partner, Member of the Board of Directors and Management Committee at WithumSmith+Brown, is Director of Firm Technology and Managing Director of Advisory Services. He leads the cloud solutions, business advisory, cyber, data analytics, info-security and transactional services initiatives for the firm.

Jim is a frequent speaker around the globe for HLB and many Accounting Societies and International Accounting and Trade Associations, the AICPA, Industry Technology Organizations, Incubators, Accelerators and others on topics specifically related to various accounting, technology, practice management and advisory services topics.

Jim has been continually named by Accounting Today as one of the Top 100 Most Influential people in the Accounting profession and has been named by The CPA Technology Advisor as a Top Thought Leader in Public Accounting Technology year after year.

Areas of expertise

Technology Advisory

Digital Solutions

Management Consulting

Forensic Accounting

Information Assurance

Cyber Security

Qualifications and memberships

Licensed Certified Public Accountant



Chartered Global Management Accountant

SOC for Cybersecurity Certificate

Kean University, BS, Accounting

Member of the board of directors, New Jersey Technology Council

Former President of the New Jersey Society of Certified Public Accountants

Former Board and Council Member for the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants

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