Dewayne is an Audit Partner in Grant Thornton’s Raleigh office and also the leader of Grant Thornton’s Technology Industry practice in the Carolinas. Prior to joining Grant Thornton, Dewayne spent six years with Arthur Andersen where he worked extensively with public companies and high-growth, transaction-oriented private companies.
Dewayne has spent his entire career primarily working in the manufacturing/consumer products, technology and service industries. He has significant SEC experience and has served public companies his entire career. The majority of his clients have significant international operations and he has experience with IFRS. In addition to providing standard assurance services, Dewayne has experience in Sarbanes Oxley Section 404 internal control implementations and mergers and acquisitions, including performing due diligence and consulting on purchase accounting and financial reporting. He also has significant expertise in public and private debt and equity offerings, as well as consulting on internal controls and process improvements.