Charlie Adams

Private Company Services Assurance Partner, PwC

Charlie Adams is a partner within PwC’s Private Company Services (PCS) practice where his passion is to help family owned businesses with their vision that might be invisible to others. He does this by creating an environment that allows collaboration between the family, owners and the business. Charlie’s clients appreciate his ability to facilitate a discussion that builds governance, drives strategic growth and empowers the next generation leaders.  
Charlie’s strategic mindset helps deliver value to owners through major up’s and down’s—from mergers and acquisitions to navigating the complex tax and regulatory environment—and has an innate ability to build trust with his clients in order to drive business success. In addition to that, Charlie is helping the development of a new capability focused on how to cultivate and develop the next generation of talent, especially Millennials, in order to transform their business in meaningful ways.   
Charlie Adams expertise is in a wide range of domestic and multinational private companies in a variety of sectors with a primary focus in the energy, engineering and construction, professional sports teams and retail  industries. He helps clients with advice and guidance on increasingly complex accounting and tax requirements and other business challenges.
Charlie completed his university education at Texas A&M University with a BBA in Accounting and a MS in Marketing. Additionally, he has completed executive education programs at Northwestern University's Kellogg Center for Family Enterprise and also serves as the lead recruiter at many strategic universities in Texas.