Byron Walsh is a director in the Defense segment primarily serving the St. Louis region. During his 13 years of experience in public accounting and consulting, Byron has worked with in a broad array of industries including banking and capital markets, telecommunications, pharmaceuticals, aerospace and defense, and logistics/transportation. Byron has executed and managed extensive Information Technology General Controls (ITGC) work during his time with the firm. He has also performed reviews of design and operational effectiveness for controls/processes within each of the ITGC domains (Security Access, Program Changes, Program Development, and Operations). Byron has led client workshops in assessing and recommending control design and enhancements and spoken on IT controls at multiple professional forums.
Most recently, Byron has led large audit readiness, audit sustainment and business process improvement engagements for large entities in the Federal Government. Byron recognizes that client’s compliance requirements are extensive, and he is passionate about leveraging the audit platform to drive value-add process enhancements and identify opportunities for efficiencies.