Arshad Ahmed

Arshad Ahmed

Partner, SOC Services Leader

320 East Jefferson Boulevard

Post Office Box 7

South Bend, Indiana 46624-0007

United States

Arshad Ahmed is a partner in the audit and assurance group and the SOC services leader for Crowe. With more than 30 years of experience in audit and consulting, he provides strategic direction for the SOC services group and also leads SOC engagements for his clients.

Arshad also leads Crowe IT audit support for financial statement audits and is well-versed working with both public and private company financial audits. He has worked extensively with regulators and is heavily involved with PCAOB examinations. His areas of experience include:

  • SOC examinations (SOC 1, SOC 2, SOC 2+, SOC 3)
  • SOC for cybersecurity
  • IT audit support for financial statement audits
  • SOX 404
  • IT internal audit
  • HITRUST frameworks for healthcare

Professional Affiliations

  • Computer Security Institute
  • Information Systems Audit and Control Association
  • American Institute of CPAs 
  • Indiana CPA Society 
  • Institute of Internal Auditors


  • Master of Accountancy
    Miami Universi
    ty | Oxford, OH