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Baback Bazri

Principal in the Government & Public Sector (GPS) Advisory Services practice of Ernst & Young LLP

Baback graduated from the Pamplin College of Business in 2004 with a B.S. in Business Information Technology with a concentration in Decision Support Systems. Baback is a Principal in the Government & Public Sector (GPS) Advisory Services practice of Ernst & Young LLP. Mr. Bazri is a proven technology leader with over 13 years of experience in cyber security and information assurance services in program management and technical disciplines as well as audit readiness, and financial statement audit. Baback is the Defense and National Security Risk leader for the GPS practice as well as leads EY Government and Public Sector Practice’s Risk Assurance competency, which encompasses Federal Financial Statement Audit and Service Organization Controls reporting service lines for all Federal engagements involving those activities from an IT perspective. He is a Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP) and Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA). In his spare time, he provided financial planning seminars to underserved youth and is a huge sports fan, to include the Hokies!  (4 year term; ending spring 2021)