Michael Hammond, CPA, CITP is a partner and the Risk Advisory & Compliance Services Practice Leader in the firm’s Business Assurance Practice. With over 30 years experience in both the private and public sectors, Michael is responsible for leading internal auditing services focusing on financial, operational and performance audit services, process improvement, risk management and controls evaluation for many of Moore Colson’s largest clients. He also is responsible for leading the firm’s SOC, Sarbanes-Oxley and internal audit sourcing engagements, and works with the firm’s IT audit and consulting group.
Prior to joining Moore Colson, Michael was an Audit Partner with Reznick Group, P.C. in Atlanta, and served as the Atlanta Risk and Advisory Services Practice Leader. Michael was responsible for overall growth and leadership of the practice including internal audit sourcing, information technology (IT) audits, Sarbanes-Oxley 404 compliance, and other risk advisory services. Michael was also the Partner in-charge of all SOC engagements. Prior to working for Reznick, Michael was Director of Advisory Services for PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP, in Atlanta and Orlando.
Michael has been a frequent speaker at the National Association of Black Accountants National Convention, MIS Training Institute Superstrategies conferences, Florida Government Finance Officers Associations conference, and the Florida Institute of Certified Public Accountants local chapter meetings.
- University of South Florida (B.A., Accounting)
- Certified Public Accountant in Georgia and Florida
- Certified Information Technology Professional (CITP)
- Georgia Society of CPAs
- American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
- Institute of Internal Auditors
- National Association of Black Accountants