W. Barefoot Bankhead has been a Texas licensed CPA for 40 years. He has served in the banking industry for more than 35 years as an auditor, regulator, senior executive, board member, and consultant. From November 2007 until retirement in June 2017, Mr. Bankhead was a partner in Deloitte Financial Advisory Services LLP (“Deloitte FAS”) and served as the National Banking & Securities Industry Leader for Deloitte FAS from 2008 to 2010. He also served as the fraud audit specialist for some of Deloitte and Touche’s largest financial industry audit clients.
Mr. Bankhead has assisted clients involved in investigations or litigation with the Securities and Exchange Commission (“SEC”), Federal Reserve Board, Office of the Comptroller of the Currency, Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (“FDIC”), Federal Trade Commission, Department of Labor, Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, National Credit Union Association, Farm Credit System and multiple state banking agencies and attorneys general. Additionally, Mr. Bankhead has been retained on multiple occasions by the SEC and FDIC to serve as an expert in litigation matters.
*Echelon Analytics is not a CPA firm
Echelon Analytics is a nationally recognized firm comprised of proven leaders in the areas of economic and financial analysis, financial forensics and investigation, and expert witness services.
Echelon Analytics is not a CPA firm.
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1717 Main Street, Suite 3380
Dallas, Texas 75201
17302 House Hahl Road,
Cypress, TX 77433
Banking/Financial Services Disputes and Investigations
Complex Commercial Litigation
Deloitte Financial Advisory Services LLP, Partner
Navigant Consulting/Peterson Consulting, Managing Director
Banking Industry Roles: Audit Director, Chief Financial Officer, and Managing Director of Mergers and Acquisitions
Federal Home Loan Bank Board, Professional Accounting Fellow
B.B.A. (Accounting), University of Texas, Austin, Texas
Certified Public Accountant