Director

Jeremy Nau, CPA, CMA, CBP

Blockchain
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Bio

Meet Jeremy

Jeremy is a founding member and Director in Armanino's Blockchain and Digital Assets practice. A CPA, Certified Management Accountant (CMA) and Certified Bitcoin Professional (CBP), Jeremy acts as a subject matter expert for Armanino's clients across all industries. In this capacity, Jeremy leads the digital asset portions of audit, SOC, SOX and tax engagements for many types of industry clients such as exchanges, custodians, miners, stakers, token projects, wallets, payment processors and stablecoins.

Additionally, Jeremy is a co-founder and product manager of Armanino's TrustExplorer suite of products. He helped create the first ever real-time audit application in the accounting/audit industry; TrustExplorer's Real-Time Audit application now attests to over $10B in assets as frequently as every 30 seconds. Jeremy also managed the first-ever proof of reserves engagement completed by an accounting firm. Jeremy also helped created the Chamber of Digital Commerce’s proof of reserves crypto claim taxonomy, which leads the accounting industry forward through the creation of transparency standards.

Prior to focusing solely on crypto and digital assets, Jeremy spent four years working with and managing SOX and internal audit engagements for public companies. He is a graduate of CSU Chico.

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Experience

Professional History

Associations

  • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
  • Proof of Reserves Working Group Contributor
  • Chamber of Digital Commerce
  • Cryptocurrency Certification Consortium (C4)

Community

  • Hoseki Bitcoin Infrastructure Company, Advisor

Education

  • California State University, Chico

Speaking Engagements

  • Wyoming Blockchain Stampede, September 2021, Laramie, WY, “Proof of Reserves”

Thought Leadership Publications

  • Multiple appearances on “On the Brink” with Matt Walsh and Nic Carter
  • Contributor, Chamber of Digital Commerce’s Proof of Reserves white paper
Industries Served
Jeremy's Thought Leadership
Touring Proof of Reserves Dashboard
How-to/Demos
Tour the Proof of Reserves dashboard providing objective third-party trust and transparency for digital assets.

May 14, 2021
‘Hodlers’ Get a Break: IRS Updates Virtual Currency Transactions Guidance
Article
The update clarifies how to answer a key cryptocurrency question on the 2020 Form 1040.

March 12, 2021
White Papers
White Paper
Armanino's practical guide helps management understand the factors that should be considered when reviewing crypto acco...