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Dave Roath

Citrin Cooperman

Dave is a partner and practice leader of the Technology, Risk Advisory, and Cybersecurity Practice at Citrin Cooperman. He has over 30 years of extensive experience in professional services including Advisory, Risk, Internal and External Audit, Compliance, Technology Risk, Cybersecurity and Privacy within Financial Services and Non-Financial Services.  

Prior to Citrin Cooperman, Dave was the CEO at Accume Partners which is a trusted advisor that assists clients by delivering integrated, Risk, Regulatory, and Cybersecurity solutions. Prior to Accume Partners, Dave was with PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP for 27 years as a partner providing Internal Audit, External Audit, IT risk and Cybersecurity solutions to organizations to help protect their reputation. Dave helped build and lead the Risk Assurance IT Risk, Cybersecurity & Privacy practice to over 125 individuals nationally. He assisted clients to assess, remediate and build their controls infrastructure, including their IT Risk and Cybersecurity functions. He led multiple engagement teams, including third party assurance related to various frameworks and managed Sarbanes-Oxley control testing. Dave presented to over 50 audit committees / boards / C-suites, worked with various sector regulators on specific audits and the FBI on various initiatives. Dave also led the PwC IT Risk & Security practice nationally.