Specialists in IFRS, Fraud and Forensic Accounting From Marks Paneth & Shron to Provide On-Site Accounting Training Through New Organization, Acumen Global

Marks Paneth & Shron Specialists, as Well as Other Acumen Global Faculty, Available for Customized On-Site Events and Media Interviews, Focusing on Key Topics, Including IFRS, GAAP, Corporate Governance and Fraud

NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwire - March 15, 2010) - Specialists in IFRS, fraud and forensic accounting from leading New York-area accounting firm Marks Paneth & Shron LLP's Litigation and Corporate Financial Advisory Services Group now offer training on timely domestic and international accounting topics in their role as members of the Acumen Global Training faculty. Acumen Global provides sophisticated businesses with on-site, customized accounting training events.

Acumen Global Training events cover, but are not limited to, IFRS, US GAAP, IPSAS, Audit, Corporate Governance, Fraud and Strategic Cost. The organization works with businesses to tailor sessions that are customized by content, industry, level of detail and specific trainee needs.

Acumen Global Training faculty members from Marks Paneth & Shron include:

  • Steven L. Henning, Ph.D., CPA, is the MP&S Partner-in-Charge of the Litigation and Corporate Financial Advisory Services Group. He has more than 20 years of experience in public accounting, securities litigation, consulting related to U.S. Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP), International Financial Reporting (IFRS) and International Public Sector Accounting Standards (IPSAS), as well as teaching at the university level.
  • Joseph B. Nelson, CPA, CFE, CFF, CVA, is a partner in the Litigation and Corporate Financial Advisory Services Group at MP&S. He provides comprehensive litigation consulting services encompassing the areas of complex fraud investigations, forensic accounting examinations, assistance with complex damage analyses, resolution to intellectual property and commercial disputes, and the application of GAAP and Generally Accepted Auditing Standards (GAAS). Mr. Nelson has served as a consultant to the U.S. Department of Justice and the FBI.
  • Anna Zubets, CPA is a Senior Manager in the Litigation and Corporate Financial Advisory Group at MP&S. She has over 10 years of experience in public accounting, securities litigation, accounting education, and IFRS and U.S. GAAP consulting. Ms. Zubets advises on complex accounting and auditing issues arising in securities fraud cases and has worked on several high-profile class-action lawsuits.

For more information or to arrange a conversation with one of the Acumen Global Training faculty members from Marks Paneth & Shron, please contact Itay Engelman of Sommerfield Communications at itay@sommerfield.com or 212-255-8386.

About Marks Paneth & Shron

Marks Paneth & Shron LLP is an accounting firm with nearly 475 people, of whom 64 are partners and principals. The firm provides businesses with a full range of auditing, accounting, tax, bankruptcy and restructuring services as well as litigation and corporate financial advisory services to domestic and international clients. The firm also specializes in providing tax advisory and consulting for high-net-worth individuals and their families, as well as a wide range of services for international, real estate, media, entertainment, nonprofit, professional and financial services and energy clients. Visit www.markspaneth.com for more information.

About Acumen Global Training

Acumen Global Training offers a wide range of technical accounting topics, delivered globally as on-site training courses or in the form of consultancy. All Acumen Global courses are tailored by level, content and industry to meet the clients' exact needs. All Acumen Global training courses are recognized by the National Association of State Boards of Accountancy (NASBA) for continuing education credits. The Acumen Global team includes a group of extraordinary faculty members with broad backgrounds and many years of experience in IFRS, USGAAP, Auditing, and so many more topics.

Contact Information: Contact: Itay Engelman Sommerfield Communications 212-255-8386 itay@sommerfield.com