Daily News: April 23, 2012

PriceKubecka Hires Siddiqi as Director of Asset-Based Lending

PriceKubecka, a Dallas-based, full-service CPA firm, announced the addition of Imran Siddiqi, CPA, CFE to the corporate team. Siddiqi will serve as the director of asset-based lending (ABL).

“PriceKubecka is proud to welcome Imran Siddiqi to the company,” said PriceKubecka founding partner Brian Price. He is an accomplished professional with a proven track record of building reputable asset-based lending practices, and we are confident that he will be a valuable addition to our team.”

As the firm’s director of ABL, Siddiqi will be responsible for growing PriceKubecka’s asset-based lending practice on a national level. This will include fostering client relationships, bringing in new business, hiring experienced senior examiners and reviewing final deliverables. Siddiqi will build upon PriceKubecka’s strong reputation of professionalism, quality, timeliness and attention to detail.

Siddiqi brings more than 20 years of audit experience in public accounting and asset based lending to PriceKubecka. Previously, he has served on the management teams at Lender’s Consulting Group, Evergreen Collateral Consulting and Jefferson Wells International. He has also performed numerous field examinations in various industries and been instrumental in uncovering fraud.

“Siddiqi excels in both client relations and staff management,” Price said. “As a respected leader, he has managed, trained, motivated, mentored and developed quality examiners, while maintaining a level of compassion for a balanced life. He has a record of hiring experienced examiners who understand the importance of protecting client risk in a highly volatile business environment. In addition, he understands the importance of client relationships and proactively takes the extra steps to meet their individual needs and improve the overall quality of the final product.”

Siddiqi is a Certified Public Accountant (CPA) and a Certified Fraud Examiner (CFE). He belongs to the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and the Association of Certified Fraud Examiners. He received his Bachelor of Business Administration degree from Simon Fraser University in Vancouver, Canada.

For almost two decades, the PriceKubecka CPA Firm has been providing professional tax, audit and accounting solutions, as well as strategies and assistance for businesses in the Dallas-Fort Worth Metroplex and other regional cities.