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John D. Caldwell




Executive summary


John Caldwell is an Audit Services partner in the San Francisco office. He has more than 35 years of experience providing consulting and public accounting services to public and private companies. Caldwell has an extensive background in investment and real estate funds, public REITs, complex accounting, purchase accounting, hedging and embedded derivatives, real estate asset impairment, fair value accounting, and PL allocations in partnerships.


He also has experience in the hedge funds, private equity, venture capital and hospitality industries. Prior to joining Grant Thornton, Caldwell was a managing director at Huron Consulting Group and a partner at two Big Four accounting firms.



Professional qualifications and memberships

  • CPA — California
  • Advisory Board Member, Center for Financial Reporting and Management, Haas School of Business, UC Berkeley


Community involvement

  • All Saints Lutheran Church Children's Center Board



  • BA, History, University of California – Berkeley

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