Tom Uva Joins Elliott Davis, Strengthening Firm’s Consulting Practice

GREENVILLE, S.C. (January 19, 2018) – Elliott Davis, one of the largest accounting, tax and consulting services firms in the Southeast, welcomes Tom Uva to the firm’s consulting practice. Uva will serve as director for the expanding management consulting services (MCS) practice and is based in the firm’s Greenville headquarters.

Uva will focus the MCS practice on six disciplines, encompassing major challenges faced by business leaders: small and mid-size business strategy, business optimization, project management, technology advisory, mergers and acquisitions, and turnaround/recovery scenarios. With Uva’s leadership, Elliott Davis will take a proactive and practical approach to helping businesses continuously improve.

“With his valuable operational experience and academic background, Tom brings a unique perspective to the firm and to our consulting specialty. He has executed these disciplines successfully and walked in the shoes of our clients,” says Rick Davis, Elliott Davis chief executive officer. “His innovative vision for the practice creates unique value opportunities for our clients as we go beyond our core offerings and strengthen our expertise.”

Uva says, “I am thrilled to join Elliott Davis and help our clients tackle their business challenges simply, practically, and with results in mind. We will be able to provide guidance, support and skill transfer so they may deal with those challenges in a more confident and self-sufficient manner.”

Uva has more than 25 years of operational experience in a variety of industries including aerospace and defense, distribution, financial services, and public utilities. Prior to joining Elliott Davis, Uva served as chief information officer and vice president of business optimization of a $1B+ distribution company. He currently serves as an adjunct faculty member in graduate level programs at Clemson University and Syracuse University.