Wheat Named as COO at HSNO

Joseph Wheat

Newport Beach, Calif.-based Hagen Streiff Newton & Oshiro announced that partner, Joseph Wheat, has assumed the role of COO for the company.

In this role, Wheat is responsible for carrying out the strategies and decisions that the company’s executive committee make. Wheat also oversees all the financial aspects of the firm, from day-to-day accounting activities to long-term financial planning.

Having been with HSNO for 25 years, Wheat started as a staff accountant and from there has worked as a senior accountant, manager, senior manager and is now a partner along with holding the position as COO.

As a forensic accountant, Wheat has worked in multiple sectors including but not limited to: asset tracings, matrimonial dissolution, aerospace, computer microchips, construction, energy, finance, medical, restaurant and retail operations. He also has testifying experience for cases that include lost profits, business valuation, projections of cash flow and construction defect.