UHY Advisors (www.uhy-us.com) today announced the appointment of David Allen King II as manager within UHY’s Internal Audit, Risk & Compliance group. He will be based in the Atlanta office, consulting on internal audit and controls as well as advising business and technology executives nationwide on cybersecurity and operational risk management initiatives. He reports to UHY Advisors managing director David Barton.
“Information technology issues are becoming ever more impactful and potentially destructive for businesses, and David King brings a wealth experience in this area to UHY’s clients,” said Barton.
King’s professional skills and qualifications include:
- Designing, budgeting and installing business continuity/disaster recovery infrastructures
- Directing long-term planning and implementation of enterprise technology systems and services
- Acting as IT liaison between Legal Compliance departments during routine SEC audits
- Developing and implementing cybersecurity, data governance, and identity & access management remediation strategies for large clients with 10,000+ employees
- Developing the PCI Compliance Playbook and global assessment procedures for an insurer with a worldwide presence
- Leading the FINRA Electronic Communication audit remediation strategy for a leading Independent Broker/Dealer
Prior to joining UHY, King worked for PwC as a manager/CIO advisory, for Magnitude Capital as an IT manager and for Mariner Investment Group as a senior systems administrator. He received his Bachelor of Science in Technology from Herzing University. He is a Certified Information Systems Auditor by ISACA.
King lives in the Glenwood Park area of Atlanta with his wife, Dr. Bo Yung King.
About UHY Advisors
UHY Advisors, Inc. delivers professional financial, tax and business consulting services to companies ranging from mid-sized to Fortune 500 in size and complexity. The firm’s innovative Management & Technology Consulting practice provides a one-stop solution for a company’s financial and operational functions, with a full suite of services to transform a company’s performance and profitability. UHY’s Tax Practice provides clients with comprehensive tax preparation and planning services. UHY is one of the Top 35 professional services firms in the nation and in 2014 the firm was named one of the “Best Places to Work in Atlanta” by Atlanta Business Chronicle.
The firm provides these services through wholly owned subsidiary entities that operate under the name of “UHY Advisors” from offices across the United States. UHY Advisors, Inc. and its subsidiary entities are not licensed CPA firms.
UHY LLP is a full service national accounting firm with international resources and a broad range of services that include SEC audits, internal audit and Sarbanes-Oxley reporting as well as turnaround and transaction services. These additional services have been part of the growth of UHY and its commitment to meet the demands of its many clients. UHY LLP is a licensed independent CPA firm that performs attest services.
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