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Cecil G. Bostany, CPA

Cecil G. Bostany, CPA

Cecil Bostany joined Warren Averett as a Member in the Tax Division in 2002.

He is a former partner with Ernst & Young and has over 34 years of experience working with privately-owned, venture-backed and publicly-held companies. Cecil has extensive experience in mergers & acquisitions, due-diligence, transaction structuring and financing and is taxation planning specialist. He is also a leader within the Life Sciences & Technology Practice Group. Cecil serves clients in a variety of industries including technology, venture capital, manufacturing and automotive. Cecil and his wife have three sons and reside in Birmingham.


  • Bachelor of Science in Accounting University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa, AL

Professional Affiliations

  • American Society of Certified Public Accountants
  • Alabama Society of Certified Public Accountants

Community Involvement

  • Alabama Federal Tax Clinic, Univ. of Alabama, Past President
  • BioAlabama, Board Member and Treasurer
  • Birmingham Venture Club, Member
  • Birmingham International Center, Board Member
  • University of Alabama’s School of Accountancy, Professional Advisory Board Member and 2003 Career Achievement Award
  • Innovation Depot, Board Member
  • Newcomen Society of Alabama, Member
  • Rotary Club of Shades Valley, AL, Past President
  • TechBirmingham, Board Member
  • YMCA of Greater Birmingham, Board Member

Ask Me About

  • How to structure your start-up company right the first time
  • How to get your company ready to take on investors
  • My most interesting M&A deal
  • Why the Birmingham YMCAs are near and dear to my heart
  • Why I love working with Technology companies
  • Why I love helping clients achieve their goals