Larry Autrey

Managing Partner

Larry Autrey
Fort Worth
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B.B.A. in Accounting, Texas Tech University

B.B.A. in Finance, Texas Tech University

M.B.A. in Data Analytics, Abilene Christian University

Larry Autrey, CPA, ABV, has more than 30 years of tax, advisory, and business valuation experience focused on public and private clients. His areas of practice include mergers and acquisitions, manufacturing, distribution, profit enhancement, professional services, business valuations, and estate planning.

  • Whitley Penn (1995-Present)
    • Managing Partner (2000-Present)
    • Tax and Consulting Partner (1997-Present)
    • Senior Manager, Marketing and Client Development (1995-1997)
  • Ernst & Whinney/Ernst & Young (1984-1994)
    • Tax Consulting and Compliance Department (1984-1993)
    • Senior Manager in Charge – National Entrepreneurial Services Practice for North America (1992-1994)
Professional Certifications
  • Certified Public Accountant (CPA)
  • Accredited in Business Valuation (ABV)
Professional Organizations
  • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA)
  • Texas Society of Certified Public Accountants (TXCPA)
  • Nexia International – Global Board Member
  • Major Firms Group – Former Chairman
Board and Community Service
  • Cook Children’s Hospital – Board of Trustees
  • Texas Land Conservancy – Board Member
  • Community Enrichment Center – Board Member
  • Community Foundation of North Texas – Former Board Member
  • ACH Child & Family Services Foundation – Former Chairman of the Board
  • ACH Child & Family Services – Former Vice Chairman of the Board
  • BBVA Compass – Former National Advisory Board Member
  • Tarrant County United Way – Alexis de Tocqueville Society – Former Chairman
  • Fort Worth Chapter Young Presidents Organization – Former Chairman
  • The Bridge Youth Shelter – Former Chairman
  • Child Study Center of Fort Worth – Former Board Member & Assistant Treasurer
  • Authored and presented “Benchmarking for Profit” and “Benchmarking in Recessionary Times”
  • Authored and presented “Growing a Professional Service Firm from $3 to $30 Million! What I Learned”
  • Valuation of Businesses and Professional Practices – AICPA
  • Tax Strategies for High Income Individuals
  • An Engagement Approach to Research, Evaluating and Understanding the Company – AICPA
  • Business Valuation Methods – AICPA
  • National Business Valuation Training – AICPA