Partner-In-Charge of IT Assurance and Risk Advisory Services
Hancock Askew & Co., LLP
Greg is the Partner-in-Charge of IT Assurance and Risk Advisory Services at Hancock Askew and has over 15 years of experience working in various information technology environments. He leads the firm’s IT-related internal audit, risk advisory and System and Organization Controls (SOC) reporting service. In his role, he helps clients identify and evaluate IT risk, implement cost-effective controls and monitoring strategies, improve execution and performance, and provide assurance to their customers and other external parties. Greg specializes in International and Stateside IT related audits, risk advisory and System and Organization Controls (SOC) Service Organization Controls (SOC) reporting.
After graduating from Gordon College with a Bachelor’s Degree in Communication Arts, Greg began his career working in IT as a senior systems engineer, and was also responsible for managing software installation projects. This work involved both technical and non-technical talents, including policy, procedure, and creation of training documentation, as well as creation of operational and disaster recovery plans. Later with a national CPA firm, he focused on IT Audit and Advisory Services, leading engagement teams on IT and business process control projects, SOX 404 engagements, security assessments, IT internal audit co-sourcing arrangements, and led 150+ System and Organization Controls (SOC) examinations of third-party service organizations in a variety of industries in the United States, Canada, and Europe.
Greg is a Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA). He is a member of the Forbes Technology Council, ISACA (previously known as Information Systems Audit and Control Association), the Institute of Internal Audit (IIA) and the Technology Association of Georgia (TAG).