Biography

Dharmesh joined Moss Adams as a member of our consulting group in 2017. Dharmesh is an IT professional in governance, risk, and compliance, successfully delivering services to assist clients in assessing business and technology risks and developing mitigating strategies. He brings substantial experience leading and coordinating IT compliance, internal audit, SOC 1/2, SOX 404(a) and (b), COSO 2013, FFIEC, FDICIA, and project management services across several industries, with a focus on financial institutions, manufacturing, technology, distribution, and third-party services clients. Additionally, he has knowledge of IT general controls, business operations, mega process cycles and ERP systems. Prior to joining Moss Adams, Dharmesh worked for Big 4 and national accounting firms in IT audit, internal audit, and risk advisory services roles.

Selected Publications

  • "A Framework for Strengthening Your Organization’s Third-Party Risk-Management Program" (Moss Adams Insight, June 2018)
  • "Contributor, COBIT 4.1 Industry Standard" (IT Governance Institute, 2007)

Selected Speaking Engagements

  • Plan for the 2017 Trust Services Criteria
    (Moss Adams Webcast, May 2018)
  • Top Ten Ways to Increase Internal Audit Relevancy
    (Institute of Internal Auditors Southern California Regional Conference, June 2015)
  • IT General and Application Controls
    (ISACA Los Angeles Conference, 2005)

Professional Affiliations

  • Member, American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
  • Member, California Society of Certified Public Accountants
  • Member, Institute of Internal Auditors
  • Member, ISACA
  • Member, Project Management Institute

Education

  • BS, accounting, California State University, Los Angeles