team member

Joseph Surendranath, CPA, CITP, CISA

Director, Compliance Services

Joe Surendranath currently works for PBO Advisory as a Director of its Business Advisory Services practice in Los Angeles and Orange County. Prior to PBO, Joe was with IPSA International as its Director of its Business Advisory Service and with SingerLewak LLP as a Senior Manager of the ERMS group. Joe was also a Manager with Ernst & Young’s Technology and Security Risk Services practice and a Senior with Arthur Andersen’s Computer Risk Management practice. Joe has performed numerous reviews over IT general controls including change management, logical access, disaster recovery and business continuity plans. Joe’s experience includes internal IT audit services and risk assessments, as well as navigating Sarbanes-Oxley issues from both an IT and business process perspective. Joe has worked with clients in both an IT and Business process prospective, and supported a large ERP migration.

Joe is a CPA and a Certified Information System Auditor (CISA) with over 20 years of experience in public accounting, auditing, and consulting. His experience includes both SEC and non-SEC audits, reviews and compilations, as well as, consulting and financial analysis, in a wide variety of industries including Entertainment, Healthcare, Medical Device and Life Science, Manufacturing & Distribution, Construction, Professional Services and Not for Profit.