Taki Bitounis, Certified Public Accountant
Taki (Peter) Bitounis is a Certified Public Accountant and Managing Partner here at Pappas & Bitounis CPAs. He earned his Masters Degree in Accounting from Wake Forest University and a Bachelors of Science in Economics from Davidson College.
Prior to transitioning into his own practice, Taki began his career at EY, one of the “Big Four” global accounting firms that was formerly known as Ernst & Young. He worked his way up to Senior Auditor in their Charlotte, North Carolina office where he conducted major audits on one of the company’s largest regional clients. After several years of meaningful experiences with large public companies, Taki was excited to pursue his own interests and move home to Northeast Ohio where he could focus on the next phase of his career; providing small business owners and individuals with tax and accounting services tailored to their specific needs. Taki’s goal is to empower clients to make informed decisions best suited for them through proactive tax projections with client active involvement so that he can best understand each client’s specific priorities and identity tax planning opportunities.
In Taki’s free time, he enjoys playing tennis with friends and in various USTA groups, rowing on the Cuyahoga River as part of the Cleveland Rowing Foundation and cheering on the Cavaliers/Browns/Indians. You will also be able to find Taki at the annual St. Demetrios Greek Orthodox festival in Rocky River, Ohio, making Saganaki (fried Greek cheese with brandy). The festival is usually held around the third weekend in June annually.
Just for Fun:
- What is your favorite podcast? Hardcore History by Dan Carlin
- What is your favorite vacation spot? Greece to visit my family
- What is your favorite movie? The Godfather - "Leave the gun, take the cannoli"