Rick is a Managing Director in Protiviti’s Northern California office and has 28 years' experience in public and private accounting, Internal and External Audit and consulting services. Rick leads our Consumer Products & Services industry specializing in retail controls and compliance. Many of his clients are Global 1000 companies.
Prior to joining Protiviti, Rick was a partner at Andersen and practiced in its Business Consulting practice, specializing in business process risk consulting. He led Andersen/s BPO practice in the west. Rick developed the store audit framework and methodology Protiviti uses with many retail clients and has written several white papers on store audits and using technology in store compliance.
Leads project teams focused on retail compliance including process assessment, gap analysis, policy and procedure design and implementation.
Developed monitoring processes to help companies evaluate process compliance on a continuous basis.
Provides overall leadership and coordinates with the engagement managing directors to ensure both quality and satisfaction of our services. Works directly with company executives to build consensus on compliance processes.
Accounting & Finance
Retail Processes & Controls
Retail Safety & Loss Prevention
Retail Training & Awareness
Licensing & Contract Compliance
Consumer Products & Services
Packaged Consumer Goods
Manufacturing & Distribution
Bachelor of Science in Accounting - Southern Utah University
Masters of Fine Arts, Bachelor of Fine Arts - University of Utah