Mrudul Sharma


Mrudul is the managing principal of industry for the retail team at CLA which has more than 400 team members serving clients in numerous retail segments. He has more than 20 years of experience providing accounting, assurance, tax, and consulting services to privately held businesses in the retail industry. Mrudul has been involved in a significant number of retail transactions ranging in size from $5 million to $75 million.

Technical experience

  • Dealership industry
  • Corporate audit, review, tax, and consulting services
  • Buy/sell transactions

Speaking engagements

  • National Automotive Dealers Association Convention
  • Minnesota Auto Dealers Association
  • National Association for Minority Automotive Dealers


  • Bachelor of science in accounting from Minnesota State University in Mankato, Minnesota
  • Certified Public Accountant in the state of Minnesota

In the community

  • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
  • Minnesota Society of Certified Public Accountants
  • Minnesota Auto Dealers Association
  • AutoTeamAmerica