Gabriel Marquez

Gabriel Marquez

Mr. Marquez is a partner in Ernst & Young's Real Estate, Hospitality and Construction (RHC) practice with over 28 years of professional experience and became an Ernst & Young partner in 2003.  He serves a variety of public and privately held real estate and construction companies, including real estate owners/operators, pension-sponsored & private equity real estate funds, homebuilders, engineering firms and contractors.

Mr. Marquez has extensive experience in GAAP technical matters, Sarbanes-Oxley Section 404 controls and SEC experience with both 1933 and 1934 Act Filings.  He has lead various client projects ranging from land development/construction cost and operational audits, contract claims resolution, mergers & acquisitions, and restructurings/reorganizations.  He serves as a firm subject matter expert on contract accounting matters and has authored several industry related articles.

Selected clients served include: Broadreach Capital Partners, Colony Capital, Hilton Hotels, ING Realty, Jacobs Engineering, J.F. Shea Homes/Construction, Latitude Management, Majestic Realty, Penhall Construction, Playa Vista, Resmark Companies, Ryland Homes, Tejon Ranch Co., Thomas Properties Group, Valley Crest Companies and Watt Companies.

Mr. Marquez earned his BA in psychology, with an accounting emphasis from the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA).  Additionally, he serves on the Board of Directors at the Los Angeles Variety Boys & Girls Club in Boyle Heights.  He has also served as a National and Los Angeles Chapter Director for the Construction Financial Management Association (CFMA), and is a member of the American Institute of CPAs (AICPA) and California Society of CPAs.

Mr. Marquez is an executive sponsor for Ernst & Young's Latino Professional Network, and Campus Recruiting Diversity Champion at UCLA.  He has served as a Corporate Advisory Board member for the Association of Latino Professionals for America (ALPFA).

Gabriel and his wife Teresa have three children, boys ages 13, 15 and 18.  In his free time, Gabriel enjoys sports, music and spending time with his family.