Greg Ameden is Partner at Hancock Askew and leads the firm’s Information Technology (IT) related internal audit, risk advisory, and System and Organization Controls (SOC) reporting services. He has over 15 years of experience working in various IT environments; most recently 10 years at public accounting and advisory firms. Advising and assisting many organizations from a range of industries has enabled Greg to develop a deep understanding of business processes, operational control, and risk management principles.
Greg helps Hancock Askew 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. Some example areas where he can provide assistance include SOC examinations, enterprise and IT risk assessments, IT risk management programs, IT internal audit co-sourcing or augmentation, compliance examination readiness assessment and remediation, policies and procedures design and documentation, and design/oversight/execution of controls testing programs (e.g. for Sarbanes-Oxley).
Greg earned his BA in Communication Arts from Gordon College, and is a member of the Information Systems Audit and Control Association. Greg is a Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA), a Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP), and has obtained his A+ certification, which certifies the competence of service technicians in the computer industry.