Paul Perry, Member, Warren Averett

Paul Perry has been with the Firm since 2004 and is a Member and the practice leader of the Risk and Controls Division of Corporate Advisory Services. Paul and his team focus on risk assessments, internal control and information technology control-related projects, including Service Organizations Control engagements. Paul is also the leader of the Firm’s Data Analysis Group, a team of individuals within the Firm who provide data analysis solutions to both internal and external clients. For more than 11 years, he specialized in auditing and assurance services. Paul has extensive experience serving clients in the nonprofit, governmental, financial, insurance and healthcare facilities/hospital industries. Paul has earned the Certified Information Technology Professional (CITP) certification. This credential is awarded to CPAs who possess both information technology and business expertise. Paul has devoted the last three years to control and technology related engagements. Paul is also a published author, columnist and regular speaker on topics such as data analysis, internal controls and information technology for accountants and auditors. In the last three years, Paul has performed more than 25 external presentations on a wide variety of technology and control related topics to groups including the ASCPA, HFMA, IIA and ISACA. Paul resides in Birmingham, Alabama with his wife and three kids.