Kamran Ghiasi
Mr. Ghiasi has more than 25 years of tax experience specializing in the real estate and hospitality industries and high net worth individuals. In addition, Mr. Ghiasi has extensive experience in the areas of Corporate and Partnership taxation. Over the past 25 years, he has provided extensive tax planning, business consulting and compliance services to his clients.
Prior to starting Ghiasi & Company, Mr. Ghiasi worked for the "Big Four" accounting firms of Deloitte & Touche (San Francisco) and Ernst & Young (San Francisco).
Mr. Ghiasi received his MA in Management from Sonoma State University (Sonoma) and his MBA in Accounting and a Masters Degree in Taxation from Golden Gate University (San Francisco). He is a licensed Certified Public Accountant in the State of California.
Nicky Lipset
Nicky joins Ghiasi & Co. with more than 5 years of tax experience, including 3 years of public accounting experience working for Ernst & Young. She has extensive experience in taxation of high net worth individuals, investment partnerships, trust, estate and gift taxation as well as estate planning. She managed the local gift tax team at Ernst & Young, being in charge of training new staff on the subject of gift and estate taxation.
Nicky has received her Masters in Taxation and a Certificate in Estate Planning from Golden Gate University
She earned her Bachelor of Administrative Studies with emphasis in Business and Accounting at York University (Toronto, Canada). She is a licensed Certified Public Accountant in the State of California.