Brett Williams has more than 15 years of experience in audit, risk services and management consulting. His experience includes leading special attestation reports, including SAS 70, SOC 1, SOC 2, SOC 3, AT 601 and AT101 reports; providing partner oversight for approximately 75 annual special attestation reports; leading internal audit and SOX-related engagements, including Section 404 support and corporate governance; performing audit support internal controls testing and related services in the public, private and not-for-profit industries; leading and delivering system and process improvement engagements; and establishing process documentation and tools to facilitate organizational effectiveness. Williams has worked with companies in various industries, including consumer business, financial services, professional services, technology, health care, real estate, manufacturing and not-for-profit.
- Financial services
- Health care
- Not-for-profit organizations
- Real estate
- Business consulting
Professional qualifications and memberships
CPA — Georgia, Alabama, Washington, D.C.
Georgia Society of CPAs
TAG FinTech, Steering Committee Member
International Association of Privacy Professionals, Member
The Institute of Internal Auditors, Atlanta Chapter, Former Executive Officer and Steering Committee Member
Presentations and publications
Co-author, “Guide to Understanding SAS 70 Reports,” College and University Auditor, Summer 2009.
Presenter (to Financial Executives International), “Puzzled about Service Organization Control (SOC) Reports,” October 20, 2011.
Presenter (to Institute of Internal Auditors), “Puzzled about Service Organization Control (SOC) Reports,” March 12, 2013.
Adaptive Learning Center, Board Member
Washington High School – BFI School, Board Member
Junior Achievement of Georgia, Volunteer of the Year for 2009
BBA, Accounting, University of Georgia
Search for people at Grant Thornton
Search for people at Grant Thornton by selecting one or more criteria. Select new criteria
to conduct a new search.