(PRWEB) January 26, 2015
Adding to the expertise and services offered by its Assurance group, nationally recognized accounting firm Cherry Bekaert LLP (“the Firm”) is delighted to announce the addition of John T. Jobe V as a Partner.
Previously an audit senior manager at a Big Four firm, Jobe’s new role will be based in Cherry Bekaert’s headquarters in Richmond, Virginia. As a Partner, he will advise clients on auditing and accounting services compliant with Public Company Accounting Oversight Board (“PCAOB”) and Securities and Exchange Commission (“SEC”) requirements; generally accepted auditing standards (U.S. GAAS); generally accepted accounting principles (“U.S. GAAP”); International Financial Reporting Standards (“IFRS”); and statutory accounting principles. Additionally, he will provide guidance with SEC filings, accounting for investments and derivatives, revenue recognition, debt/equity classification, discontinued operations, impairment of long-lived assets, exit and disposal activities, and foreign currency.
“We expect John to be a valuable resource clients can utilize for their national and international growth aspirations,” remarked Robert "Rob" E. Martin III, Managing Partner of Cherry Bekaert’s Richmond, Virginia, practice. “Specifically, John’s experience with large, international companies and his extensive knowledge of U.S. GAAP and SEC rules and regulations will complement the existing talent of our Firm’s Assurance group.”
With over 12 years of experience, Jobe has handled integrated and financial statement audit issues on both a domestic and global scale. Recently, he spent two years in London as a technical resource on PCAOB, SEC, U.S. GAAP and IFRS matters from clients and engagement teams in Europe and beyond. He has also managed complex audits for clients in the financial services, retail, real estate, construction and hospitality industries.
A graduate of James Madison University, Jobe received a Bachelor of Business Administration degree and Master of Science in Accounting degree. Also a licensed Certified Public Accountant in Virginia, he is a member of the American Institute for Certified Public Accountants (AICPA) and Virginia Society of Certified Public Accountants (VSCPA).
About Cherry Bekaert LLP
As a nationally recognized, growth-oriented firm, Cherry Bekaert has the resources to take your business as far as you want to go. The Firm’s industry specialists already know your marketplace, so they can help you make the most of emerging opportunities while minimizing compliance headaches. With their down-to-earth style and wealth of practical advice, you will find Cherry Bekaert an indispensable part of your team.
Ranked among the largest accounting firms in the country, Cherry Bekaert specializes in offering solutions that impact their clients’ ability to grow. For more than 65 years, global corporations, private businesses, government entities, nonprofits, emerging firms and successful individuals have relied on Cherry Bekaert to guide them forward as their growth partner.
Cherry Bekaert LLP is an independent member of Baker Tilly International. Baker Tilly International is the world’s 8th largest accountancy and business advisory network by combined fee income of its independent members. Baker Tilly International member firms specialize in providing accountancy and business advisory services to entrepreneurial, growing businesses and mid-market listed corporates worldwide. | cbh.com