When disaster strikes how does a forensic accountant help you prepare and submit a comprehensive loss of income/fidelity/cyber claim to the insurance carrier and how to navigate the claim More
Robert Glasser is a Managing Director in BRG's Consulting’s Business Insurance Claims practice and is based in New York. He is a Certified Public Accountant, Certified Fraud Examiner, Certified in Financial Forensics, a Certified Insolvency and Reorganization Accountant and a Chartered Global Management Accountant, with more than 35 years of diverse financial management, insurance claims and accounting and forensic fraud investigation experience at public and private companies. Mr. Glasser helps insured businesses prepare and substantiate business interruption and property damage claims resulting from physical damage due to hurricanes and other perils. His experience covers a wide range of industries including hospitality, real estate, manufacturing, retail and service organizations. Mr. Glasser performs and leads domestic and international forensic fraud investigations involving alleged acts of employee dishonesty, embezzlement and corruption involving the preparation of claims with insurance coverage. He has also participated in financial reporting fraud investigations, including matters relating to revenue recognition, earnings management including stock option backdating. His experience covers a wide range of industries including hospitality, mortgage and real estate, manufacturing and retail. Mr. Glasser has also participated in dispute resolution engagements and has been retained as an appraiser and court appointed umpire. Previously, Mr. Glasser was a Managing Director at FTI Consulting in their business insurance claims practice helping clients with insurance claims, litigation support and various loss quantification matters. Mr. Glasser was previously the East Coast Regional Director of Aon Risk Solutions’ Property Claims Preparation, Advocacy and Valuation Group where he lead the firm’s U.S. east coast insurance claims practice, which helps policyholders prepare complex business interruption and fidelity claims. Prior to Aon, Mr. Glasser was a Partner in Dempsey Partners’ New York office where he led the firm’s U.S. East Coast Property and Business Interruption Claims practice. Prior to Dempsey Partners, Mr. Glasser was with BDO Consulting, where he led the firm’s Insurance Claim Services practice and performed numerous forensic fraud investigations. He also served as the Chief Financial Officer and Executive Vice President of an international telecommunications firm, as well as Chief Financial Officer of a product manufacturer and distribution company. Mr. Glasser’s background also includes turnaround financial management assignments and extensive experience in corporate planning and analysis, controller responsibilities and strategic planning. Mr. was also the Vice President of Finance of a company with operations in Russia.