Patrick Brogan, President
CPA, CIA, CISA, CRMA, CFE
Patrick Brogan is a Certified Public Accountant, Certified Internal Auditor, Certified Information Systems Auditor, Certified in Risk Management Assurance and Certified Fraud Examiner with extensive experience in Auditing, Accounting and Finance through various industries including the Big 4, Manufacturing, Financial Services, Oil and Gas and Not-for-profit.
His career started at Ernst & Young in Cleveland, Ohio in external audit, continued at Swagelok in Solon, Ohio as a financial analyst and turned back to client service concentrating on internal audit consulting for various companies in Chicago, Illinois; Cheltenham, England; Detroit, Michigan; and back to Cleveland, Ohio.
He has extensive experience with Internal Audit including interviewing, documenting narratives, flowcharts and risk matrices, and creating and completing audit programs, as well as Sarbanes-Oxley risk assessments, documentation, testing and remediation measures. Additionally, he has completed extensive financial analysis including data mining and analytics using IDEA and ACL software to detect control weaknesses and fraud.
Patrick is a proponent of using technology in Internal Audit and believes most companies have only scratched the surface of the capabilities. He appreciates and supports entrepreneurial endeavors and admits (through tough times) to being a big fan of the Browns, Cavaliers, Indians and Indiana University basketball.
- Indiana University, Bloomington, Indiana; BSB — Accounting
- Certified Public Accountant
- Certified Internal Auditor
- Certified Information Systems Auditor
- Certified in Risk Management Assurance
- Certified Fraud Examiner