ATLANTA–(BUSINESS WIRE)–LeaseQuery, a leading provider of comprehensive lease accounting software, has hired Griffin Larkin as a technical lease accounting manager. Larkin’s auditing experience gives him a unique advantage in his new role of providing its customers with a comprehensive understanding of the current lease accounting standards (FASB Topic 840) and assisting them in their transition to the new ones that go into effect in January 2019 (FASB Topic 842 and IFRS 16).
“Griffin is a formidable asset to our growing family,” said George Azih, LeaseQuery founder and chief executive officer. “The auditing knowledge he’s gained from working with a company known to have one of the best forensic accounting departments in the U.S., coupled with his attention to detail, will benefit our clients exponentially.”
LeaseQuery’s goal is to help accountants eliminate lease accounting errors and adhere to regulations. Larkin’s additional experience in consulting and valuation supports the company’s increased leadership in the lease accounting software arena. LeaseQuery is confident in Larkin’s ability to assist customers with their efforts at 100% compliance.
“I’m really happy about joining LeaseQuery,” said Larkin. “The fact that this software was created by accountants, with the complexities of lease accounting in mind, makes this a great product. To join a company that enables me to help others be successful in our field is an honor.”
Prior to LeaseQuery, Larkin served as an audit associate at Bennett Thrasher, LLP where he serviced a variety of client industries including: manufacturing, construction, hospitality, distribution, and many others. He earned a bachelor’s degree in accounting from Georgia Southern University after attending the U.S. Air Force Academy and being honorably discharged from the military. He is currently a member of the Board of Governors for the Theta Xi Alumni Association.
LeaseQuery welcomes Larkin and looks forward to supporting its clients with his expertise in providing lease accounting advisements.
LeaseQuery helps accountants and other finance professionals eliminate lease accounting errors through its CPA-approved lease accounting software. By providing specialized consulting services in addition to its software solution, LeaseQuery enables companies across all sectors to ensure compliance with the most comprehensive regulatory reform in 40 years. It is the first lease accounting software built by accountants for accountants. For more information about LeaseQuery, visit LeaseQuery.com or call 1-800-880-7270.