NEW YORK, Feb. 1, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Mazars USA LLP, a leading accounting, tax, advisory and business consulting firm, announced today that Brian Browne has joined the firm as a Principal in the Cybersecurity Practice of its Pennsylvania office. Brian has more than 25 years of experience helping C-level executives in a range of industries, including financial services, healthcare, retail, and public sector, actively manage their cyber risk.
"We are increasingly reliant on technology in our daily business, and likewise increasingly vulnerable to cyberattacks and other IT risks," noted Alex Unterkoefler, Partner, Consulting Services Lead. "Brian's extensive background delivering strategic and technical IT and cybersecurity consulting will be crucial in helping our clients minimize risk and thrive in today's tech-oriented business environment."
Prior to joining Mazars USA, Brian was a Managing Director of the cybersecurity practice at a large public accounting firm, and spent nearly a decade providing technical services as a consultant at the federal government level.
"I'm excited to join Mazars USA as it continues its extraordinary growth," said Brian. "I look forward to continuing to work with stakeholders in a range of industries to improve their ability to manage cyber risk."
Brian is a published author and Certified Information System Security Professional (CISSP). He received his Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering from the University of Pennsylvania.
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Mazars USA LLP provides insight and specialized skills in accounting, auditing, tax, consulting and advisory services. Since 1921, our dedicated professionals have leveraged technical industry expertise to develop customized solutions for clients, create value, and optimize their performance. As the independent U.S. member firm of Mazars Group, our global reach includes 18,000+ professionals across 79+ countries. At local and global levels, we are proud of our value-added services in building lasting relationships with our clients and communities. For more information, visit us at www.mazarsusa.com.
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