Eric Poppe

Managing Director

Cherry Bekaert

As a Managing Director with Cherry Bekaert’s Government Contractor Industry practice, Eric helps clients of varying size and complexity navigate the
business and compliance requirements that come with working alongside the Federal Government. Eric assists clients with addressing the complexities that
come with federal contracting by providing a "real-world" approach to accounting, cost accounting and pricing, system processes and contract management
He has helped clients with a range of solutions from helping to prepare Forward Pricing Rate Proposals (FPRP), Incurred Cost Submissions, providing support regarding the Cost Accounting Standards (CAS), internal audits, contract management and guidance related to Small Business regulations. Additionally, Eric has guided clients to properly implement business system requirements, navigate government audits and
provide proposal pricing support. Eric began his career as an intern at Cherry Bekaert.
Prior to rejoining Cherry Bekaert in 2015, Eric worked at a Big Four firm's advisory practice for four years. There, he primarily focused on providing accounting and contracting support to companies in accordance with the Federal Acquisition Regulation (FAR), Defense Contract Audit Agency (DCAA) and Cost Accounting Standards.