Erbin Ramirez, CPA in the Audit Department at nationally recognized public accounting firm Morrison, Brown, Argiz & Farra LLC (MBAF) and a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA) and the Florida Institute of Certified Public Accountants has been promoted to principal in MBAF's Miami Office.
Online PR News – 22-July-2011 – – MIAMI – July 13, 2011 – Erbin Ramirez, CPA (Certified Public Accountant) in the Audit Department at nationally recognized public accounting firm Morrison, Brown, Argiz & Farra LLC (MBAF), has been promoted to principal. Based in MBAF's Miami office, Ramirez previously served as a director in the same department. The announcement was made by Chairman and CEO of MBAF Tony Argiz.
As a principal, his responsibilities include leading the International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS) engagement efforts, co-managing the broker dealer division in the Financial Institutions practice, servicing middle market companies and supervising staff in audit preparation.
"Erbin's drive and market insight make him a valuable asset to the firm and those who work with him," said Argiz. "MBAF promotes and hires individuals that have a wealth of industry knowledge to produce the best results for our clients."
Ramirez has been in the public accounting practice since 2000. For the past four years, he worked on IFRS audit engagements and has provided business advisory services to companies seeking to transition to IFRS reporting. Ramirez also has healthcare experience dealing with auditing IBNR and HMO risk pools and has worked with a wide range of industries including brokers and dealers in securities, financial institutions, retailers and telecommunications. Prior to joining MBAF, he worked for two years with one of the Big Four accounting firms where he coordinated and executed audit engagements.
He is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA) and the Florida Institute of Certified Public Accountants. He is also a School of Accounting Affinity Member at Florida International University, where he earned both a Bachelor of Science in Accounting degree and a Master of Accounting degree. Ramirez is currently working toward earning the AICPA's certification in IFRS, a newly created certificate program.
Morrison, Brown, Argiz & Farra, LLC (MBAF) is one of the nation's Top 40 certified public accounting and advisory firms and the largest Florida-based accounting firm in the state. Ranked for the last 15 years as one of the top 25 performing firms in the country on INSIDE Public Accounting's "Best of the Best" list, MBAF provides value-added assurance, domestic and international tax services and management advisory services such as litigation support, business consulting and technology solutions to entrepreneurs, privately-held businesses, wealthy individuals, family groups, private and public corporations, exempt organizations and legal practitioners across a broad range of industries. More than 400 highly-qualified principals and employees serve domestic and international clients in more than 45 states and 44 countries from offices in Miami, New York, Baltimore, Boca Raton, Boulder, Fort Lauderdale, Orlando, Valhalla and India.