SAN DIEGO, Calif. – August 25, 2014 – Haskell & White LLP, one of Southern California’s largest independently owned accounting, auditing and tax consulting firms, is proud to announce that Carlos Martinez has been named audit manager for the firm’s San Diego practice. The move bolsters the firm’s position in the region’s life sciences, manufacturing and defense industries.
Martinez has more than 10 years of accounting and auditing experience, and he works with a wide variety of industries including life sciences, manufacturing, technology, defense and aerospace. His areas of expertise include financial accounting and reporting, compliance, auditing, internal control reviews and operational efficiency opportunities, as well as assisting clients on mergers, acquisitions, leveraged buy-outs and recapitalizations. He also has expertise working with private equity groups and serving their portfolio companies.
Martinez, who spent two years in North Carolina working at one of the nation’s largest accounting firms, said he is looking forward to returning to San Diego where he began his career in public accounting after graduating with a bachelors’ degree in business administration with an emphasis in accounting from San Diego State University.
“I am very excited to be coming back to Southern California and to be part of such a wonderful team,” he said. “Haskell & White has an outstanding track record of providing the highest quality of accounting and auditing services to its clients, and I am thrilled to contribute and add to its proud legacy in the region.”
Based in Irvine, Calif., Haskell & White opened its San Diego office in 2008 and currently serves a diverse client base with audit, tax and SOX consulting services. The office will leverage Martinez’s expertise to grow the firm’s client roster in the manufacturing, technology, and life science industries. The firm provides a complete range of tax, accounting and auditing services to public and private middle-market companies.
“Our San Diego expansion is well underway, and Carlos is a great addition to the team, positioning us well to serve our current clients and establish new clients as well,” said Helen Adams, San Diego area managing partner. “His array of expertise will help Haskell & White immensely, especially within San Diego’s thriving life sciences industry.”
About Haskell & White LLP
Haskell & White LLP is one of the largest independently owned accounting, auditing and tax consulting firms in Southern California, servicing public and private middle-market companies. With locations in Irvine and San Diego, Haskell & White combines the expansive services, knowledge, experience and reach of national and international accounting firms with the personal attention, responsiveness and value of a local organization. Haskell & White works with companies in a broad range of industries including real estate, manufacturing, distribution, life science, technology, and retail. The firm provides solid expertise and services to its clients in the tax and audit disciplines, including advising SEC registrants and consulting on mergers and acquisitions. Further information on Haskell & White can be found on the firm’s website, www.hwcpa.com. Connect with Haskell & White at www.facebook.com/haskellandwhite and www.twitter.com/haskellandwhite.