Joel S. Mutnick, CPA – Audit Director

Joel-MutnickJoel Mutnick is the Director of the Audit and Assurance Services Practice for Fiske & Company, one of South Florida’s leading CPA firms, as well as one of the “Top 25 Accounting Firms” in the region. Joel is a Certified Public Accountant (CPA) in the states of Florida, Maryland, and Colorado.

Joel has over 30 years of financial accounting experience in public accounting firms and has provided effective, cost-efficient, independent audits in a timely manner to small, medium, and large companies in both the private and public sectors. In addition to performing audits in accordance with GAAP, Joel has issued reports in the form of reviews, compilations and agreed-upon procedures across a wide spectrum of industries. Prior experience at a well-respected accounting firm includes serving as Partner-in-Charge of SEC/Insurance and Healthcare clients. Joel has also held in-house executive management positions at insurance companies where he was responsible for GAAP, SAP, as well as tax and internal financial reporting.

Joel has performed more than 75 audits of property and casualty, life and health insurance companies throughout the United States for Statutory, GAAP and SEC purposes. He has also audited offshore insurance carriers in France, England, and Bermuda, as well as the Turks and Caicos Islands and the Caymans.

A frequent speaker at conferences throughout the United States, Joel has taught numerous courses on all facets of financial concern within the insurance industry. Representative engagements include Statutory Insurance Accounting Principles and workshops on the preparation of quarterly and annual Statutory Statements. He has also taught courses on GAAP and SEC financial statement footnote preparation, reinsurance, financial statement analysis and “reserving” to senior insurance executives. Joel has lectured on the tax requirements of property and casualty insurance companies, and presented seminars on the discounting of reserves and the preparation of insurance company corporate tax returns.

Joel is actively involved in the Broward community. He has proudly served on the three-member Audit Committee of the North Broward Hospital District (Broward Health) for 20 years.

Education

Bachelor of Business Administration, Accounting, Wayne State University, 1976

 

Licenses/Accreditations 

Certified Public Accountant – States of Florida, Maryland, Colorado

 

Professional/Civic Affiliations

American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA)

Florida Institute of Certified Public Accountants (FICPA)

Florida Association of Domestic Insurance Carriers (FADIC)

Insurance Accounting & Systems Association, Incorporated (IASA)

Audit Committee of the North Broward Hospital District

 

joel@fiskeco.com