DALLAS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--SolomonEdwards, a national professional services firm, is pleased to announce that Scott Smaistrla has joined the Dallas office as Director within the business advisory practice.
Scott will manage the delivery of Business Advisory projects for middle market to Fortune 500 clients, with a focus on corporate financial planning, process improvement, benchmarking, transfer pricing, compliance and technical accounting. “We are excited to have Scott join our team,” commented Rich Lavinski, Managing Partner of SolomonEdwards Dallas office. “Scott's expertise will assist our clients in meeting their business goals through finance, accounting and regulatory advisory services.”
Scott comes to SolomonEdwards with 18 years of cumulative professional experience in the area of controllership, strategic financial planning and analysis, international transfer pricing and tax structuring, strategic treasury operations, international operations accounting, process improvement, SEC reporting, Sarbanes-Oxley, team management, project management, financial modeling, forecast and budget creation, activity based costing, general accounting and leadership.
Prior to joining SolomonEdwards, Scott spent five years as a Senior Consultant with PricewaterhouseCoopers, LLC and two years as a Manger with Grant Thornton, LLC. Scott has also worked with large multinationals including Siemens, Agilent Technologies, Motorola, Schlumberger and Baker-Hughes. He serves as the Chair of the Communications Committee on the Financial Executives International – Dallas Chapter Board of Directors and is also a Member.
Scott earned his Master of Business Administration (MBA) from the Kelley School of Business at Indiana University. He earned a Bachelor of Business Administration from the McCombs School of Business at The University of Texas at Austin. Scott is a licensed Certified Public Accountant (CPA) in the State of Texas by the Texas State Board of Public Accountancy and a Certified Management Accountant (CMA) as granted by The Institute of Certified Management Accountants, Montvale, New Jersey.
SolomonEdwardsGroup, LLC (SolomonEdwards) is a National Professional Services firm. Our customized solutions provide the right combination of talent, expertise and experience to help clients achieve their business objectives. Operating from eight major U.S. markets, we serve domestic and multinational clients.