Ryan Surace, CPA

Co-Founder and Co-Managing Partner

With over 15 years of experience, Ryan is especially skilled in providing high quality accounting and taxation services across a range of industry sectors.  His experience in the financial arena gives him particular strength in auditing and assurance, taxation, analytics, business planning and budgeting, SEC compliance and filing, succession planning, and internal accounting functions.  His clients are small and mid-sized companies across a range of sectors including manufacturing, wholesalers, construction contractors and real estate.  

Ryan is passionate about developing successful strategies with closely held business owners and individuals who are looking for security in their financial future.  He provides best in class advisory and strategic planning on all areas related to tax and financial concerns and consults on the full range of back office services.  Ryan is skilled at helping ensure strategies are based on timely and reliable financial information, which in turn helps ensure success.  In addition, he has particular interest and competence in advising entrepreneurs and start ups and serves on the Board of the Philadelphia Chapter of Entrepreneurs’ Organization, a global thought leader on entrepreneurship. Whether you are acquiring an existing business or starting you own, Ryan provides trustworthy and sound financial, accounting and tax advice which will position you for success.

Ryan received a Bachelor of Science degree from The University of Scranton. He started his accounting career at EY (Ernst & Young) and prior to co-founding Surace & Stanton, Ryan was a partner at a prestigious regional accounting firm.

Ryan is excited to work with his wife! Ryan & Colleen live in Springfield, Pennsylvania with their three daughters. When out of the office, Ryan enjoys barbecuing, running and tinkering with his fantasy football team.

“I am excited to come to work each morning.  Our team brings energy and passion to our clients’ financial situations that I can’t help but match.  Our insights provide clarity, mitigate risks and effectively help our clients run their businesses, solidify their retirement and succession, and provide peace of mind about their tax and financial position.”