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Robert Reeves

US State, Local and Education Leader, Forensic & Integrity Services, Ernst & Young LLP

Passionate about providing outstanding support to governments and businesses. Committed to building diverse and inclusive teams. Devoted to family.

Areas of focus

Robert is a partner at Ernst & Young LLP and currently serves as the US State, Local and Education Leader for the Forensic & Integrity Services practice. He has over 31 years of experience providing forensic accounting services.

As part of his work, Robert has helped clients achieve financial recovery from disasters. For state and local clients, funding has included disaster grants such as Federal Emergency Management Agency and Community Development Block Grant – Disaster Recovery grants, and stimulus funding, including the American Rescue Plan Act and the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act. His experience with corporate clients includes assisting policyholders in reaching settlements in insurance claims, including property, business interruption, fidelity and liability, along with working for insurance and reinsurance companies in arbitration and litigation matters.

Robert holds a BBA in Accounting from Texas Christian University and is a CPA licensed in Texas.

How Robert is building a better working world

I build a better working world by bringing talented teams to clients to rapidly and effectively respond to their needs. Whether it’s implementing grant programs, providing integrity monitoring of stimulus spending or investigating allegations of fraud or abuse, I work to connect clients with EY professionals with the right skill sets. I am deeply committed to bringing diverse and inclusive teams with the relevant regulatory, forensic accounting and technology experiences needed to deliver exceptional client service.

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