Hancock Askew & Co. is Proud to Announce Manager, Rebecca Mowen, and Senior Accountant, Kavita Patel, are Certified Internal Auditors
Atlanta, GA (January 4th, 2018) – Hancock Askew & Co., LLP, a full-service audit, tax, accounting and consulting firm is proud to announce Manager, Rebecca Mowen, and Senior Accountant, Kavita Patel, have received the designation of Certified Internal Auditors, CIA.
As the only globally recognized certification for internal auditors, becoming a Certified Internal Auditor is the optimum way to communicate understanding of the Institute of Internal Auditor’s Standards and how to apply them. Earning the CIA designation is a valuable accomplishment and a professional advantage for auditors at all stages of their careers.
About Rebecca Mowen, CPA, CIA
Rebecca is a Manager at Hancock Askew and has over 15 years of experience in both audit and tax. As a Manager, she assists in managing the firm’s Audit and Risk Advisory practice and serves as a training leader for the firm.
At Hancock Askew, she coordinates financial statement audit engagements in addition to managing three internal audit engagements for public companies. Her dual training and professional experience in both tax and audit provides an added benefit to the clients she serves.
She is a graduate of Berry College with a Bachelor of Business Administration in Accounting. She received her Masters of Accountancy from Kennesaw State University. She holds membership in the Georgia Society of Certified Public Accountants, as well as the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants.
About Kavita Patel, CPA, CIA
Kavita is a Senior at Hancock Askew and has 3.5 years of experience in public accounting. Kavita primarily focuses on internal audits, employee benefit plan audits, and financial statement audits. She has worked on the audits of both publicly traded and privately held companies.
Kavita graduated from Kennesaw State University, where she received a BBA in Accounting degree. She is a Certified Public Accountant in the State of Georgia and is a member of both the AICPA and GSCPA.
About Hancock Askew
Hancock Askew is a professional services firm tracing its origins back to 1910. The firm provides services that include audit, tax, accounting, internal controls and risk management, transaction advisory, business valuations, and other critical business consulting services. With offices in Savannah and Atlanta, Georgia and Miami, Florida, our staff of approximately 100 professionals provides support to an array of clients ranging from emerging businesses to large corporations, nonprofit organizations to publicly traded companies.