Brown Named Partner, National Director of Audit at CohnReznick LLP

Timothy Brown

Timothy Brown

New York-based CohnReznick (FY15 net revenue of $575 million) has named Timothy Brown as a partner and national director of audit.

Brown is responsible for all firm matters related to applicable audit standards. In addition, he is responsible for the understanding and adoption of new audit standards (both AICPA and PCAOB) and the clarification of existing standards.

“Tim plays an important role in collaborating with engagement teams on audit issues, responding to regulatory or proposed standards, and working with our other audit and accounting leaders to develop specific audit content, and technology and technical content changes,” says Steven Schenkel, CohnReznick partner and chief risk officer.

Brown offers more than 16 years of diverse public accounting experience with an extensive background in providing audit and accounting services to clients in a variety of industries, including life sciences, manufacturing, health care, technology, professional services, construction and engineering.

Prior to joining CohnReznick, he was the lead partner of a public company audit practice at a regional accounting firm. He spent the majority of his career at a Big 4 firm, including five years in its national office serving in a variety of capacities.