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Ashwani Verma
Partner, Risk Assurance & Advisory Services Group Leader

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Risk Assurance

At BPM we believe that understanding and managing risk is a key driver of increased stakeholder value. Through our tailored end-to-end solutions designed to fit your needs, we help you control exposure to risks while reaping the benefits of a strategic risk-based approach to business management. As your company grows, so do the associated risks. Whether it’s financial, operational, regulatory or technological risks, BPM’s Risk Assurance and Advisory Group is here to help you uncover opportunities and reduce unwanted surprises. 

The pertinent objective of Risk Assurance & Advisory Services team is to consistently deliver high quality, distinctive services to our clients aligned with stakeholder needs and expectations. Together with our Information Technology Audit and Compliance Group, we provide comprehensive risk assurance counsel to emerging growth, late stage, private and public companies. 

Our team has extensive experience in Internal Audit, Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX) readiness and implementation, Close process optimization, IT audit including SSAE 16 (formerly SAS 70), IT compliance, PCI, ISO 27001 and information security. 

Technical Accounting

Businesses today face the challenge of navigating across the web of an increasingly complex and ever-changing accounting environment. The challenge manifests itself when companies change their accounting policies, adopt new standards or receive inquiries from the SEC. Additionally, rising costs, pressure to reduce overhead expenses and sharing resources often compromises the quality of accounting advice and resources. 

With over 25 years of accounting experience, we work with you to take on accounting challenges head on. We are by your side to develop a deep understanding of the applicability of the existing and emerging standards to keep you at the forefront of the ever evolving accounting landscape. 

Our team includes accounting specialists with extensive public accounting experience including BIG 4 National Office credibility and multiple industries. Whether it’s accounting memos, white papers, new standard implementation road map, or front end accounting analysis of transactions, our endeavor is not only to provide well versed technical accounting advice, but also to ensure that our clients receive practical, business-focused and commercially oriented counsel in the most cost effective manner. 

IPO Assistance

Going public is a transformational event for any business. It’s a giant leap in an organizations’ growth continuum and a hallmark of its value proposition to the world. This requires multiple works teams ranging from drafting a new registration statement, preparing and auditing financial information, assessing and creating effective governance structures, organizing roadshows as well as preparing the organization for life as a public company. 

At BPM, our goal is to be that trusted advisor for our clients helping them achieve this transformational event in the most efficient and effective manner. 

As you go through this monumental change we provide the best resources to comprehensively assess your organization’s readiness to undertake an IPO, identify and assess any gaps in the organization, create a detailed plan and timetable to track the status of the IPO process, prepare and file for the IPO and develop a comprehensive plan for ongoing financial reporting commitments as well as governance as a public company. 

At BPM, we are not your fly by night consultants and we do not operate in silos. We bring together subject matter expertise and years of experience in risk assurance, technology,financial services, SEC, technical accounting and business processes, under one roof. We analyze the problems you face and deliver end-to-end solutions in the most holistic and cost effective manner – an approach measured by outcome rather than output.

At BPM, we are not your fly by night consultants and we do not operate in silos. We bring together subject matter expertise and years of experience in risk assurance, technology, financial servicesSECtechnical accounting and business processes, under one roof. We analyze the problems you face and deliver end-to-end solutions in the most holistic and cost effective manner – an approach measured by outcome rather than output.

People

Brian Finnegan, CPA
Assurance Practice Group Leader
Financial Services Industry Group Leader
Nick Steiner, CPA
Advisory Practice Group Leader
Technology Industry Group Leader
Ashwani Verma
Partner, Risk Assurance & Advisory Services Group Leader

Contact

Ashwani Verma
Partner, Risk Assurance & Advisory Services Group Leader