Dave Niles
Partner, DHG Financial Services CPA
Charlotte, NC - SouthPark

Dave has over 25 years of experience in public accounting serving the banking industry. He has served as lead engagement partner on external financial statement audits for both public and private banks ranging in size from $200 million in total assets to $35 billion in total assets, many of which included an audit of internal control over financial reporting. In addition to his responsibilities as external audit partner, Dave oversees DHG Credit Risk Management as well as DHG’s Community Bank Risk Services and Internal Audit Group, where Dave manages the delivery of loan review, internal audit, compliance audit, Sarbanes-Oxley and FDICIA services to regional and community banks. 

Dave has significant experience with auditing public company financial institutions and is very familiar with the SEC’s financial reporting rules and regulations, as well as the internal control audit requirements of the Public Company Accounting Oversight Board and the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation. Dave has also assisted clients with the registration of billions of dollars of debt and securities. Dave is a frequent presenter of technical accounting and financial reporting topics as well as risk management topics to regulatory agencies and at state banking association seminars. Prior to joining DHG, Dave worked for both a Big Four firm and a regional firm where he served multi-billion dollar regional and national banks as well as community banks.


Professional Organizations
  • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
  • Institute of Internal Auditors
  • North Carolina Association of Certified Public Accountants
  • NCACPA - Accounting and Attestation Committee
  • Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Louisiana, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, Virginia, West Virginia Bankers Associations
  • Instructor, AICPA National Banking School
  • Advisory Board Member, Bankers' Affinity Group
Education
  • Bachelors, Accounting
    University of Pittsburgh
Industry Focus
  • Financial Services
  • Regional and Community Financial Institutions
  • Credit Risk Management
Service Areas
  • SEC Services
  • Advisory
  • Assurance
  • Internal Audit & Compliance
  • Mergers & Acquisitions
  • Audit, Reviews & Compilations
Licenses
  • Certified Public Accountant - NC - 27294

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