Jagruti Solanki, a CPA, and graduate from MUM’s MBA Accounting Program in 2009 has been named Partner for the accounting firm Aprio, LLP, a 600-employee regional CPA firm headquartered in Atlanta, GA. In addition, Jagruti received the prestigious 2018 Innovative Practitioner Award from an AICPA-affiliated organization, for her breakthrough auditing of block chain companies. Founded in 2001 by the American Institute of CPAs, CPA.com is dedicated to helping companies address the challenges of the Digital Age.
With more than five years in the field of blockchain auditing, Jagruti’s team at Aprio has developed accounting and financial reporting best practices that help companies navigate the domestic and international accounting and tax challenges associated with tokenization, initial coin offerings and cryptocurrency. Jagruti speaks at conferences across the U.S. where she shares her insights, best practices and pitfalls related to blockchain accounting, audit, tax, regulatory, valuation and cyber security risk considerations.
Jagruti’s MBA mentor, Dr. Andrew Bargerstock, says, “We are very proud of Jagruti’s accomplishments both when she was a student at MUM and now as an accomplished accounting professional. Her achievements demonstrate what a commitment to excellence can produce in career advancement.”