AI: Friend or Foe to Accountants?

September 12, 2023

Accountants and accounting firms continue to grapple with whether and how to leverage artificial intelligence (AI), though most agree that their companies will be impact by AI in some way. We sat down with Leon Grassi of Sax LLP to talk about the impact of artificial intelligence and automation tools on the accounting profession: the adoption of ChatGPT and other tools; the expectations, risks and benefits of AI; the impact it will have on jobs in accounting and finance; and more.


Don  Meyer

Don Meyer

Don Meyer, CAE, is the chief marketing officer of the New Jersey Society of CPAs, where he is responsible for setting the vision, strategy and direction for the organization’s marketing, communications and membership campaigns and for driving the success of a deep and broad swath of organizational initiatives. He can be reached at

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Leon  Grassi

Leon Grassi

Leon Grassi is the chief marketing and business development officer at Sax LLP. He has a depth of experience built from various industries such as media and publishing, information technology and professional services.