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Newark, Calif., May 15, 2019—RoseRyan, an award-winning San Francisco Bay Area finance and accounting consulting firm that takes companies further, faster, today has announced that Christopher “Chris” Ludwig has joined it as Director of Corporate Governance.

In addition to overseeing the strategy and implementations of one of RoseRyan’s highly respected practice areas—which covers internal-control compliance and internal audit solutions for public and private companies—Ludwig will strengthen client relationships and gain new ones. Ludwig brings to the position more than 20 years of internal audit, Sarbanes-Oxley compliance, and financial planning and analysis experience at consulting and Big 4 firms, as well as industry experience.

Says Kathy Ryan, CEO of RoseRyan, “We’re excited that Chris is leading this area. He’s a highly experienced professional with loads of expertise in corporate governance; we’re looking forward to his contributions as we move ahead in this important area of the business.”

About Christopher “Chris” Ludwig

Ludwig has led significant compliance efforts at large public companies as well as “year one” Sarbanes-Oxley work startups. Prior to joining RoseRyan, he worked at advisory firm SOAProjects for two years as director of Sarbanes-Oxley compliance and internal audit. Prior to that, he spent seven years with KPMG’s San Francisco office as a director. He holds an MBA in finance from the University of Notre Dame, and earlier in his career, Ludwig worked at the Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco.

Comments Ludwig, “I’m looking forward to driving RoseRyan’s Corporate Governance solution‘s strategy and growth. I am very impressed with the team here, which has deep compliance experience, particularly in the life sciences and tech sectors. The team is awesome and I’m already enjoying the firm’s collaborative environment.”

About RoseRyan

RoseRyan takes dynamic companies further, faster, by delivering specialized finance and accounting solutions at every stage of your company’s growth. Versed in Silicon Valley’s rapid pace and unique business environment, our consulting firm has helped more than 850 companies since 1993. Our focus is on tech, life sciences, and private equity yet our experience and expertise allow us to consult in other industries; ecommerce, mobile, internet and social media among them. Our broad solution areas focus on small business, interim finance, corporate governance and strategic projects, and our new RoseRyan company, Kukuza Associates (, focuses on cannabis finance. No matter what stage of the business lifecycle you’re at, the size of your business or the scale of your next endeavor, RoseRyan has a wide range of tailored finance solutions just when you need them to accelerate growth. Learn more at