“Dave Roath was selected due to his broad risk assurance, regulatory, and technical expertise coupled with his strong background of leading and managing global engagements which will set the standards at Accume and help maintain the firm’s leadership position as a trusted provider for years to come,” said Romir Bosu, CEO of Nadavon Capital Partners and the majority owner of Accume Partners.
Prior to joining Accume Partners, Roath was with PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP his entire professional career where he rose through the ranks becoming partner in 2001 and most recently established and grew PwC’s National IT Risk & Security Assurance practice. He brings an energetic leadership style to Accume as well as his risk assurance expertise with a strong background in internal audit, regulatory and compliance, advisory, IT risk and cybersecurity. Roath worked with various sector specific financial services regulators and worked with the FBI on several initiatives. He will guide a firm of internal audit, compliance, and technical experts who are currently serving over 500 clients across 40 states.
Over his career, Roath worked with a broad variety of clients ranging from large and small financial institutions, including: banking and capital markets, asset management (family office, hedge funds, and private equity), insurance companies, FinTech, exchanges, and other non-financial services sector clients within retail and consumer, technology, industrial products, health care, pharmaceutical, entertainment, media, and communications, higher education, and private company services.
Commenting on his new role, Roath said, “I am looking forward to guiding the strategic growth of Accume Partners by leveraging various tactics that have proven successful over my career and most recently growing a national practice from the ground up at a Big 4.”
About Accume Partners
Since 1994, Accume Partners has been providing regulatory compliance, technology and enterprise risk management services, cyber-security, and internal audit to financial service organizations. Through these key areas of focus, Accume is able to remain at the forefront of changing needs and regulations of its clients, bring balanced perspectives and the specialized knowledge necessary to serve today’s banks and financial institutions.