NEW YORK, Aug. 4, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Ernst & Young LLP announced today that Jeff Bartlett was named the Honolulu Office Managing Partner. Bartlett will be responsible for continuing to grow the practice, managing resources and overseeing client service in the Hawaii market.
"Jeff's extensive experience advising clients on a variety of issues and in various industries, will allow EY to continue to offer companies in Hawaii sound counsel and leadership," said Brian May, Partner, Ernst & Young LLP and the firm's West Region Financial Services Market leader. "The Honolulu office has been successful because of the dedication and integrity of its people and a commitment to stewardship and innovation. It is a mindset that has guided us through countless industry shifts, and has led to a wealth of experiences, which we know Jeff will leverage in his new role."
Bartlett also noted that, "For all of us at EY, the better the questions we ask, the better the answers and the better the world works. This is core to our purpose of building a better working world and I am grateful for the opportunity to lead the Honolulu office and its talented group of professionals who focus on quality, excellence and high-performing teaming. This focus is what shapes our behavior and enhances interactions with all of our stakeholders – and fuels a drive to unlock deeper insights for our clients."
During his 32 years with EY, Bartlett has led financial audits and independent reviews for a variety of clients, including government entities, healthcare organizations, colleges and universities, other non-for-profits and life sciences companies. His health care experience includes provider care, medical groups, long-term care, retirement living, insurance and biotechnology companies.
Bartlett also has extensive experience providing accounting, auditing and advisory services to public and private companies and has provided significant advice on the implementation of new accounting guidance.
He is a graduate of the McIntire School of Commerce at the University of Virginia and a Certified Public Accountant, as well as a member of both the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and the Virginia Society of Certified Public Accountants. Bartlett also served as the past chairman of the Make-A-Wish Foundation of Greater Virginia and currently serves as President of the Board for the Central Virginia Chapter of the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation.
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