(Greenville, S.C.) — GreerWalker LLP, a regional CPA and advisory firm, has announced the addition of Ramona Farrell as director in their Greenville, S.C. office. Farrell holds a master’s degree of business administration, and is a certified family business advisor, certified fraud examiner and certified financial crimes investigator. With more than 20 years of diversified financial consulting and forensic accounting experience, Farrell specializes in family business consulting, financial investigations and litigation.
Farrell comes to GreerWalker from the Sacramento office of a national firm where she was a principal and member of the Center for Family Business Excellence within the Private Business Services Practice and the firm’s Financial Advisory Services Practice. Farrell has continued to leverage her proficiency in forensic accounting, engaging in fraud investigations and consulting in a variety of civil and criminal matters, including white-collar crime and internal and external fraud schemes. In addition, she works with clients to prepare strategic plans that tie together family and business issues to develop succession plans. She also assists in business mergers and acquisitions.
“We’re so pleased to welcome Ramona to our Greenville team. Not only does she bring a wide variety of accounting and financial consulting knowledge with her, but her principles align with GreerWalker’s core values, making her the perfect addition to the firm,” says Barry T. Leasure, CPA, Partner at the Greenville office.
Until recently, Farrell has practiced primarily in Sacramento, Calif. Alongside work, Farrell has been an active member of many professional and civic organizations and served as an adjunct faculty member and frequent guest speaker to various institutional and professional groups. She graduated suma cum laude from California State University, Sacramento with an undergraduate degree in Organizational Communication, and went on to receive her master’s degree of business administration from her alma mater, where she was awarded membership in the internationally recognized honor society Beta Gamma Sigma.
GreerWalker provides assurance, accounting, tax and business advisory services to a diversified client base of privately held middle-market companies doing business throughout the Carolinas and around the world. Founded in Charlotte in 1984, GreerWalker has offices in Charlotte and Greenville, S.C. and its affiliates include GreerWalker Wealth Management and GreerWalker Corporate Finance. For more information about the firm, visit greerwalker.com.