Keith Hamasaki, CPA

Senior Audit Manager

Keith Hamasaki, CPA, is a Senior Audit Manager at KROST with 10 years of experience in accounting, auditing, and business advisory services. Prior to joining KROST, Keith was a Fund Controller at American Realty Advisors, an SEC-registered investment advisor of institutional quality commercial real estate portfolios, where he oversaw the value added commingled fund and separate accounts.

Prior to this, he was an Experienced Assurance Manager at CohnReznick LLP where he served clients in franchise, restaurant, real estate, hospitality, technology, manufacturing and distribution, not-for-profit and religious organizations, and employee benefit plans. Keith has led Firm-sponsored recruitment discussions and presentations as well as instructed continuing education courses for professional staff.

Professional Experience
• KROST, Senior Audit Manager (July 2016 – present)
• American Realty Advisors, Fund Controller (June 2015 – June 2016)
• CohnReznick, Experienced Assurance Manager (July 2013 – May 2015)
• CohnReznick, Assurance Manager (July 2012 – June 2013)
• CohnReznick (formerly J.H. Cohn), Assurance Senior Associate (July 2009 – June 2012)
• CohnReznick (formerly J.H. Cohn), Assurance Staff Associate (September 2007 – June 2009)

Education
• Bachelor of Science, Accountancy from California State University, Northridge
• Bachelor of Science, Business Administration, Emphasis in Business Law from California State University, Northridge

Professional Affiliations:
• Member of California Society of CPAs
• Member of American Institute of CPAs
• Member of Urban Land Institute

Professional Affiliations:
• CalCPA, Board of Director (November 2015 – present)
• Los Angeles Business Journal, 2016 CFO of the Year Award Selection Committee Member
• Attendee of CalCPA Leadership Institute (2013 – 2014)
• Urban Land Institute, Young Leaders Group Steering Committee

Contact Info:
626.538.3352
Keith.Hamasaki@krostcpas.com