Areas of Concentration
As an Audit Manager at AARC-360, Adam is responsible for performing and managing information systems audit and attestation engagements for companies in a wide variety of industries including Software as a Service tech companies, financial services, biotech, payroll, collections, Infrastructure as a Service providers and artificial intelligence among others. He has extensive experience assessing risk and auditing controls related to information security, application change management, system software support, risk management and computer operations. Throughout his 7+ years of experience in providing IT Assurance, Advisory, Risk and Compliance services he has performed over 100 IT Security and Compliance assessments including SSAE 21 (SOC 1 and SOC 2), HITRUST, HIPAA, GDPR, financial statements audits, and others.
Prior to joining AARC-360, Adam was responsible for leading the IT audit effort at Hawaii’s largest Health Plan, Hawaii Medical Service Association (HMSA). There he served as the subject matter expert for the internal audit department and consulted with executive management regarding how the company’s IT general controls impacted the control environment holistically. Prior to that he led external audits ranging from financial statement SOX audits, HIPAA compliance and SOC 1 and SOC 2 audits to GDPR and Privacy Shield readiness assessments.
Adam also served a 2-year volunteer mission throughout the rural region of northern São Paulo state in Brazil. There he held a variety of leadership positions including finance secretary in the administrative offices. As a result of his time in Brazil, Adam became conversant in Portuguese and learned to work well with other cultures and individuals.