Bennett Thrasher LLP is pleased to welcome Gus Hernandez, CPA, as a Partner in the firm’s Audit practice. Hernandez has more than 27 years of public accounting experience assisting privately-held and publicly-traded companies with accounting, financial reporting and internal controls. He assists organizations with management of business and technology risks, and with improving the effectiveness of finance operations, including Sarbanes-Oxley readiness and compliance.
“We are thrilled to add a shareholder of Gus’s caliber to our firm,” says Lindsey Sykes. “His audit and risk and controls experience across a wide range of industries will help ensure that we are meeting the increasing demand for top-tier audit, accounting and consulting services.”
Prior to Bennett Thrasher, Hernandez spent more than 11 years as a partner in the Audit and Enterprise Risk Services practice of Deloitte & Touche LLP. He also spent more than 16 years at Arthur Andersen LLP, where he began his career including 4 years as a partner in the Audit and Business Advisory practice.
Hernandez received a Bachelor of Arts and Master of Accountancy from the University of South Florida. He is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, Georgia Society of Certified Public Accountants and the Institute of Internal Auditors.