Jeremy Clopton, CFE, CPA, ACDA, CIDA
Owner What's Your SQ
Jeremy is the founder and owner of What’s Your SQ, a
company focused on helping organizations identify their key strategic questions
and develop methods to answer them. His work focuses on organizational culture,
strategic planning and implementation of data analytics, designing
analytics-based systems to detect and the mitigate the risk of fraud, and multigenerational
Prior to founding What’s Your SQ, Clopton helped
launch and lead the big data and analytics and digital forensics practices for
a national accounting firm. He led a multidisciplinary, and geographically
diverse, team of professionals. In developing the practice, he focused on his experience
as a fraud examiner leveraging data analytics for fraud prevention and
detection, risk assessment and business intelligence.
Clopton has experience using ACL, IDEA, and Tableau
software for analysis, data visualization, visual analytics and dashboard
His project experience includes development and
implementation of continuous auditing programs for Fortune 500 companies,
development of analytics for compliance with anti-bribery and corruption
regulations and investigative experience working with criminal justice
organizations. Clopton’s industry experience includes all major industries.
Clopton is a frequent speaker on the topics of data
analytics and visualization, the value data can bring to an organization and
leading a multigenerational workforce. He has spoken at global and national
conferences, as well as regional and local conferences and webinars. He also
contributes to the Association of Certified Fraud Examiners’ Fraud Magazine and a variety of publications
and blogs on the topic of data analytics.
He is member of the American Institute of CPAs,
Missouri Society of CPAs, Association of Certified Fraud Examiners and
Institute of Internal Auditors.
Clopton is a CPA, Certified Fraud Examiner (CFE), ACL
Certified Data Analyst (ACDA) and Certified IDEA Data Analyst (CIDA). He is one
of a select few individuals worldwide to be certified in the use of both ACL
and IDEA data analytics software.
He is a 2005 summa cum laude graduate of Drury
University, Springfield, Missouri, with a B.A. degree in accounting.