Keith Hamasaki, CPA

Senior Audit Manager

Keith Hamasaki, CPA, is a Senior Audit Manager at KROST CPAs & Consultants with more than 10 years of experience in audit and audit-related services, accounting, and business advisory services. Keith is an industry leader in the audit practice with expertise in real estate, manufacturing and distribution, technology, restaurants, hospitality, not-for-profit organizations, and employee benefit plans. Prior to joining KROST, Keith was a Fund Controller at a SEC-registered investment advisor of institutional quality commercial real estate portfolios, where he oversaw the value-added commingled fund and separate accounts. Prior to this, he was an Experienced Assurance Manager at a top 10 national firm where he served clients in various industries. Keith leads firm-sponsored recruitment discussions and instructs continuing education courses for professional staff.

Professional Experience
• KROST CPAs & Consultants, Senior Audit Manager (July 2016 – present)
• American Realty Advisors, Fund Controller (June 2015 – June 2016)
• CohnReznick, Experienced Assurance Manager (July 2013 – May 2015)
• CohnReznick, Assurance Manager (July 2012 – June 2013)
• CohnReznick (formerly J.H. Cohn), Assurance Senior Associate (July 2009 – June 2012)
• CohnReznick (formerly J.H. Cohn), Assurance Staff Associate (September 2007 – June 2009)

Education
• Bachelor of Science, Accountancy from California State University, Northridge
• Bachelor of Science, Business Administration, Emphasis in Business Law from California State University, Northridge

Professional Affiliations:
• Member of CalCPA
• Member of AICPA
• Member of Urban Land Institute
• Member of Asian Pacific Certified Public Accountant Association
• Member of NAAAP Los Angeles
• ProVisors Glendale 2

Extracurricular Activities:
• CalCPA, Board of Director (November 2015 – present)
• CalCPA, Secretary – Los Angeles (May 2017 – present)
• Los Angeles Business Journal, 2017 and 2016 CFO of the Year Award Selection Committee Member
• Attendee of CalCPA Leadership Institute (2013 – 2014)
• Urban Land Institute, Los Angeles Strategic Partnership Committee

Contact Info:
626.538.3352
Keith.Hamasaki@krostcpas.com