Jie Yang is a Director in CNM’s Orange County office with over 13 years of experience in public accounting. He serves in both the Accounting and Transaction Advisory Services and Compliance and Risk Advisory Services groups at CNM. His primary experience is in technical accounting, including complex accounting and financial reporting matters, as well as Sarbanes-Oxley implementation and testing.

Prior to joining CNM, Jie worked at the PCAOB as an inspection specialist, where he inspected audits to assess the degree of compliance with the Sarbanes-Oxley Act, the rules of the PCAOB, the Security Exchange Committee, and other professional standards. Prior to that, Jie worked at KPMG as an Audit Senior Manager, where he led the integrated audits of clients in a broad spectrum of industries. Jie has extensive experience in technical subject matters such as revenue recognition, inventory valuation, debt and equity instruments, stock-based compensation, and business combinations.

Education, Certifications and Associations

  • Fudan University, Bachelor Degree in Science
  • Licensed Certified Public Accountant (CPA) – California, Illinois, Maine
  • Licensed Certified Management Accountant (CMA)

Industry Specialty

  • Technology
  • Life Science and Biotechnology
  • Industrial Products & Manufacturing
  • Consumer Goods
  • Healthcare
  • Agriculture