Eddie Gallardo brings over 23 years of accounting experience in both the public and private sectors. He joined Reyes Construction, Inc. in 2007 as Controller with primary responsibility over the Company’s financial and accounting operations. Since joining Reyes, Eddie has also become involved in other operational aspects of the Company leading to added responsibility over the risk management and contract management functions. He was named CFO and Corporate Secretary in 2011. As CFO, Eddie continues to have direct oversight of the financial, administrative, and accounting operations of Reyes while also managing the Company’s legal, surety, insurance, outside audit, and banking relationships.
Prior to joining Reyes Construction, Eddie worked as a supervising senior in the assurance group of KPMG’s Downtown Los Angeles office. As supervising senior, Eddie functioned as the day-to-day contact for audit clients and had primarily responsibility over the execution of audit fieldwork including performance of audit procedures over complex accounting areas. Some of his most notable audit engagements included: Nestle USA, Gemstar-TV Guide, Princess Cruises and QAD. Eddie entered private industry as Divisional Controller for the Inland Empire division of national homebuilder, Pulte Homes. While at Pulte, Eddie managed and reported on the financial performance of the division’s Del Webb master-planned communities.
Eddie graduated cum laude from the University of Southern California (Leventhal School of Accounting). He has passed all parts of the CPA exam and is a Certified Construction Industry Financial Professional (CCIFP)