Mohammad Raza, CPA, CFF, CFE, CGMA
Mohammad Raza, CPA, CFF, CFE, CGMA, is a highly accomplished Assurance Sr. Manager at BDO ADVANTAGE, specializing in Audit Data Analytics & Emerging Methods. He is a highly accomplished professional in the field of accounting and financial management, with over 10 years of experience in auditing Nonprofit organizations and State & Local Governments. He has become a recognized expert in his field, holding master’s degrees in accounting and Financial Management, as well as being a certified data scientist. Additionally, he holds several certifications including CPA, CFF, CFE, and CGMA.
Mr. Raza’s expertise extends beyond US GAAP, GAAS, and GAGAS standards to include overseeing and leading data science projects related to audit tools. His
experience with Azure Open AI, Cognitive Services, Data Factory, Databrick Synapse has enabled him to understand end-to-end ETL processes effectively. Furthermore, his knowledge of Business Intelligence (BI) tools and programming languages has allowed him to excel in data analytics while overseeing research and innovation initiatives at BDO.
Being a prominent figure in machine learning projects and possessing extensive
knowledge of various technologies related to data science applications within the audit industry, he has been invited to present on topics such as Audit Data Analytics, Blockchain, and Cryptocurrency. He has delivered presentations on audit data analytics at BDO NFP conferences, State & Local Gov't conferences, AICPA NFP Conference, and Howard University.
Mr. Raza’s extensive experience in various technologies related to data science
applications within the audit industry, along with his strong leadership skills, make him an invaluable asset to the industry.