As a Managing Director in Dallas, Drew Niehaus is responsible for client service, specializing in technical accounting, SEC reporting, business combinations and capital market transactions.
As a Managing Director, Drew brings 15 years of experience in public accounting and consulting services including audit, technical accounting, financial reporting, acquisitions and purchase accounting, and carve-outs. Drew’s background includes experience with public companies, ranging from new IPOs experiencing rapid growth to established, multi-billion dollar companies engaging in acquisitions or capital market transactions.
Drew has worked closely with clients across a broad range of industries, including manufacturing, retail and consumer products, pharmaceutical, aerospace and defense, and government contracting.
By focusing on delivering against the stated objectives of MD&A—specifically including clear, updated, consistent, and detailed information—companies will enable users of financial statements to make more informed investing decisions. Efforts to simplify reporting will help registrants to improve disclosures while reducing the cost of compliance.
The shift away from Libor will affect companies in different ways. Knowing how an organization is affected by the current benchmark and devising a robust strategy will be crucial to preventing disruptions and unexpected impacts on earnings. First appearing in CFO, Riveron’s experts weigh in on three ways that companies can best prepare.
Although calendar year-end companies are required to adopt the new Revenue Recognition standard (ASC 606) as of the beginning of this year, many have deferred implementation activities until nearer to their financial reporting deadlines. While understandable, preparing well in advance for the switch is critical as developing and executing an implementation plan will likely require more time than anticipated.