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Richard F. Vermeulen, CPA, CFE, CRFAC, CCA joined Yip Associates in 2016 as the Partner in charge of the Firm’s Government Sector Advisory Services practice. Mr. Vermeulen brings with him over 26 years of accounting and auditing experience. For the past 18 years, Mr. Vermeulen has been providing integrity monitoring, forensic accounting, investigative auditing, internal controls and compliance services to both the public and private sectors. Mr. Vermeulen and his team have successfully provided these services on some of the Northeast region’s largest and most complex mega-construction projects such as the World Trade Center Transportation Hub, the National September 11 Memorial & Museum, the East Side Access project, the Newark Airport and LaGuardia Airport redevelopment projects, the Jacob K. Javits expansion project and several Super Storm Sandy recovery projects and programs.

Prior to joining Yip Associates, Mr. Vermeulen gained valuable experience working at CohnReznick and K2 Intelligence/Thacher Associates where he developed and headed industry leading integrity monitoring and forensic accounting practices focusing primarily on the real estate and construction industries.

Practice Areas:
Financial Fraud Investigations
Fraud Risk Mitigation & Internal Controls
Construction Auditing
Construction Litigation Support
Insurance & Bonding Claims
Integrity & Compliance Monitoring
Prevailing Wage/Davis-Bacon Act Compliance
M/W/DBE Compliance

Certified Public Accountant, State of New York
Certified Public Accountant, State of New Jersey
Certified Fraud Examiner
Certified Forensic Accountant
Certified Construction Auditor

Professional Affiliations:
American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
New York State Society of Certified Public Accountants
New Jersey Society of Certified Public Accountants
Association of Certified Fraud Examiners
American Board of Forensic Accounting
Adjunct Member of the NYC Bar Association, Committee on Construction Law
National Association of Construction Auditors
Past President and Board member of the Surety Association of New Jersey
Past Chapter President and Chairperson of the New Jersey Society of CPAs

Monmouth University
Bachelor of Science in Accounting

Contact information:
Office: 732-784-4400
Direct: 732-687-1405
Fax: 1-888-632-2672