Uriah L. Wells, CPA

Uriah is the founding member and sole-proprietor of UW & Associates. He is a certified public accountant, licensed in Pennsylvania.

He has over 15 years of public accounting experience with some of the top firms in the world. His client base during those years included private and public large multinational and middle-market companies in a wide variety of industries.

His industry expertise includes: manufacturing, oil & gas, consumer/industrial products, construction, engineering, wholesale, retail, real estate, software, technology, media & entertainment, utility and utility service providers, federal government contractors, investment companies (hedge funds, fund of funds and private equity), investment managers, broker dealers, third-party administration and employee benefit plans.

He has provided professional services that have included reviews and compilations, integrated audit services, interim reviews, employee benefit plans and special projects’ support. He has serviced his clients utilizing GAAP, GAAS, IFRS, ERISA, IAS and ISA.

He achieved the classification of employee benefit specialist from a big 4 firm and was a frequent lecturer for a third-party continuing professional education provider. His specialist expertise covers single and multi-employer defined contribution, defined benefit and health and welfare plans.

He has served in the national office providing pre-issuance technical reviews of client deliverables and firm workpapers.

He has provided individuals with tax preparation assistance throughout his professional career.

He has experienced the client’s perspective through his accounting and reporting positions within multiple financial services companies. This provides him with an understanding and outlook that very few professional within other professional service firms can offer.

During his years, he has developed and provided training internally and externally to all levels of personnel from staff accountants to senior-management.

He is a member of the Pennsylvania Institute of Certified Public Accountants and American Institute of Certified Public Accountants.

He has served as a treasurer for a non-profit organization.