As Director of Compliance and Risk Management, Jeffrey Bahr is responsible for the compliance and risk management program within the Office of Administration at the PCAOB.
Mr. Bahr started this position in January 2013, after an eight-year tenure at the PCAOB filling various roles of increasing responsibility. Within the Division of Registration and Inspections, he became an Associate Director leading inspections in the U.S. and abroad. Mr. Bahr also spent a year in the Office of Human Resources focusing on recruitment efforts.
Before joining the PCAOB, Mr. Bahr was a manager with Ernst and Young LLP where he planned, executed and managed audits of publically and privately held companies in health care, financial services and the manufacturing industries.
Mr. Bahr earned a B.S. in accounting from the University of Wisconsin—LaCrosse. He is a certified public accountant in New York and Illinois.