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UHY Advisors adds Brian Kraigher as staff consultant in Atlanta office
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UHY Advisors adds Brian Kraigher as staff consultant in Atlanta office

UHY Advisors, Inc. today announced the appointment of Brian Kraigher as Staff Consultant. Kraigher will be based in the Atlanta office, serving UHY clients nationwide as a Technology Assurance and Advisory Services (TAAS) professional and providing a wide range of IT controls-related consulting experience. He reports to UHY Advisors’ Principal David Barton, leader of the Enterprise Risk Assurance Services (ERAS) and Technology Assurance and Advisory Services (TAAS) practices.

“Companies have access to a great array of technology that can make their businesses more productive, but those tools also offer dangers,” UHY’s David Barton said.  “Increasingly, our clients are looking to UHY to advise them on technology issues and Brian’s expertise in this area makes him an important addition to the team.”

Nationally, UHY Advisors is one of the top 25 professional services firms specializing in business consulting and tax services to public and private companies in the Fortune 1000 and middle market.

Kraigher’s professional skills and qualifications include:

  • Testing the design and operating effectiveness of general IT controls in the areas of network and logical security, physical access, user access, segregation of duties, change management, data back-ups and recovery as well as disaster recovery.
  • Reviewing computer application controls and being involved in change management and application implementations.
  • Performing comprehensive testing and analysis of internal control environments.
  • Internal auditing, including testing of controls over financial reporting (SOX) and adherence to company policies and procedures.
  • Drafting and updating accounting policies and procedures manuals.

 

A recent college graduate, prior to joining UHY Advisors Kraigher worked for Scientific Games Corporation as an intern in the Internal Audit department. He is currently working on his Certified Public Accountant (CPA) and Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) certifications.

Kraigher attended the University of Georgia, where he received his Bachelor of Business Administration in Accounting and Finance and his Masters of Accountancy. He lives in the Johns Creek neighborhood of Atlanta.

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