Mike Cain, CPA/PFS

President - LBMC Financial Services, LLC

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Murray State University, Bachelors of Science in Accounting; Magna cum laude

R. Michael (Mike) Cain is President of LBMC Financial Services, LLC, where he provides strategic oversight of LBMC’s non-traditional portfolio companies.

Since helping found LBMC in 1984, Mike has overseen over three decades of growth and success for both the company and its clients. What began as one office in one city with 12 people and a promising idea, today stands at three offices in Nashville, Chattanooga, and Knoxville, and over 600 talented team members, with 10 operating companies capable of servicing the diverse needs of thousands of clients across the United States.

Outside the core CPA firm, LBMC has nine other operating companies that are providing a variety of professional services for clients. They are critical to the future of LBMC, as it allows the firm to offer a holistic suite of services to address a wide variety of needs for clients. Mike’s new role allows him to focus on growth and strategy while also serving as a mentor to the leadership of those companies, which include:

  • LBMC Technology Solutions, LLC
  • LBMC Employment Partners, LLC
  • LBMC Staffing Solutions, LLC
  • LBMC Investment Advisors, LLC
  • LBMC Physician Business Solutions, LLC
  • LBMC Info Sec Apps, LLC
  • LBMC W Squared, LLC
  • LBMC Procurement Solutions, LLC


  • Certified Public Accountant (CPA)
  • Personal Financial Specialist (PFS)
  • Certified Global Management Accountant (CGMA)
  • Certificate of Educational Achievement in Business Valuation

Mr. Cain has diversified experience with a range of industries including:

  • Healthcare
  • Manufacturing
  • Technology
  • Services
  • Private Equity
  • Distribution
  • Real Estate
  • Family Owned Businesses

He frequently consults on transactions and other business matters with businesses and their owners, and has served as a consultant and expert witness for legal counsel with regard to financial issues.  He has also been actively involved in providing investment advisory services to high wealth individuals.  His previous experience includes practicing with the Nashville office KPMG, LLP.