NEW YORK, July 25, 2012 – PwC US announced today that Ryan Murphy has been admitted into the firm's partnership, effective July 1, 2012. As a partner with PwC’s Forensic Services practice, Murphy serves a variety of clients with particular concentration in the health industries, private equity, and industrial products sectors.
“We would like to extend our congratulations to Ryan on this significant achievement in his career,” said Erik Skramstad, PwC's U.S. Forensics Practice leader. “Ryan has continuously provided excellent services to our clients and leveraged his deep experience and leadership to help support and build the Advisory practice.”
During his 16-year career at PwC, Murphy has been instrumental in building and implementing compliance programs, arbitration matters, and litigation support services for public and private multinational organizations, not-for-profits, and state and local governments. Murphy advises clients on sensitive matters including fraud investigations, forensic accounting, the False Claims Act, Anti-Kickback, Foreign Corrupt Practices Act and anti-bribery, compliance investigations, and remediation efforts. He also has extensive experience preparing evidence packages for both prosecution and litigations matters.
Murphy is a certified public accountant, certified fraud examiner, and is certified in financial forensics. He is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA) and the Illinois CPA Society and has received numerous professional accolades including: Chicago Chapter’s “Educator of the Year” award by the Institute of Internal Audit Auditors in 2010, PwC’s Chairman’s Award Recipient in 2009 and 2005, and PwC’s Coaching Excellence Award in 2008. Murphy holds a Bachelor of Science in Accounting from Indiana University.
In addition, Murphy currently serves as a board member of “Almost Home Kids,” a not-for-profit organization whose mission is to enhance the lives of children facing serious and ongoing medical challenges. Murphy is originally from Indianapolis, IN and currently resides in Chicago.
About PwC’s Forensic Services
PwC Forensic Services team of experienced professionals is dedicated to meeting the challenges caused by fraud allegations, financial crimes and other irregularities. Our portfolio of services includes: Financial Crime Examinations, Forensic Technology Solutions, Regulatory Compliance Reviews, Fraud Risk Management and Fraud Prevention, Dispute Analysis and Litigation Support. The Forensic Services team also manages the PwC Fraud Forum, an exclusive community where members can gain knowledge, participate in events and share important insights on preventing, detecting and investigating fraud, corruption and economic crime. See www.pwc.com/us/forensics and http://usfraudforum.pwc.com for more information.
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