Francisco Sarmiento, Jr.


Francisco has been in public accounting since 2002. He specializes in Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX 404) compliance, enterprise risk management, internal audit, and forensic accounting for domestic and multinational companies in various industries. He assists clients implement their risk-mitigation strategies through process enhancements and efficiency reviews, internal audits, and management of the client’s SOX 404 compliance program.

Selected Publications

Selected Speaking Engagements

  • Revenue Recognition Implications for Life Sciences and Tech
    (Moss Adams Webcast, May 2018)
  • SOX Survival Skills in the New PCAOB Environment: Key Practices Needed to Achieve a Clean Opinion
    (Moss Adams webcast, April 2014)
  • The Changing SOX Landscape: How PCAOB Inspections Will Change SOX During 2013
    (Moss Adams webcast, April 2013)
  • Introduction to Inventory Cost Accounting
    (Moss Adams webcast, April 2013)

Professional Affiliations

  • Member, American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
  • Member, California Society of Certified Public Accountants
  • Member, Information Systems Audit and Control Association
  • Member, Institute of Internal Auditors


  • BS, accountancy, Polytechnic University of the Philippines