Email

jziplow@blumshapiro.com

Phone

Direct Dial: (860) 561-6815
Fax: (860) 726-7715

Areas of Expertise

Municipalities, Hospitality, Government, Law Firms, Consulting, Technology Consulting, IT Controls & Risk Assessment, Software Services

About

Professional Experience Highlights

As a partner in BlumShapiro’s consulting group, Jeff is responsible for the firm’s Risk Management and Process/Controls practices areas. He has significant experience working with organizations to assess their internal IT controls as they relate to business operations and helps to develop recommendations to mitigate risk.

Jeff oversees the firm’s cybersecurity risk assessments and provides insight and guidance on developing better security practices. In addition, he works on Process and Control related projects to enhance operational efficiencies and provide tangible control recommendations.

Jeff also oversees various IT related audits based on the AICPA’s SSAE-18 (SOC-1) and AT-101 (SOC-2) compliance standards as well as working with the NIST based standards. 

Over the past several years, Jeff has also been actively involved in providing cybersecurity and risk assessments presentations to municipalities, not-for-profits and various companies to enhance thought leadership in these areas. Jeff also works with Connecticut’s Office of the Attorney General to provide guidance/support on cybersecurity matters.  

 Jeff has written a number of recent articles on cybersecurity and IT Controls including:

Professional Education

  • University of Vermont ─ Bachelor of Arts
  • Boston College ─ Master of Business Administration

Professional Organizations and Activities

  • Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA)
  • Certified in Governance of Enterprise IT (CGEIT)
  • Information Systems Audit and Control Association (ISACA)
  • Government Finance Officers Association of Connecticut (GFOA)




 

Litigation Support Services

Advisors | Auditors | Consultants | CPAs – BlumShapiro is one of the premier consulting firms in New England and a Top 100 CPA Firm in the U.S. Our professionals serve companies in Boston (MA), Hartford (CT), Cranston (RI), Shelton (CT) and Quincy (MA) with technology consulting, business valuations, litigation support, project management, process & controls and bankruptcy consulting services. We are a Intacct Partner offering accounting software including Cloud ERP solutions. Learn more about our City of the Future offerings.