A-LIGN Acquires Assure Professional
Tampa, FL – January 25, 2023 – A-LIGN today announced the acquisition of Assure Professional, an innovative provider of SOC, HITRUST, HIPAA and ISO 27001 audits for organizations across various industries. The combined firms now serve over 4,300 clients globally.
“I’m excited to have Assure Professional join the A-LIGN portfolio because they share the same vision: to provide end-to-end cybersecurity and compliance technology and services to help our customers build trust and drive revenue,” said Assure Professional Audit and Accounting Partner, William Holman.
This acquisition also includes Assure Professional’s proprietary compliance management software, Synapse. With A-SCEND’s recent feature release providing continuous monitoring, automated evidence collection and more, A-LIGN is primed to continue to enhance and streamline the audit process further through strategic acquisitions of both software and service providers.
Since its inception in 2009, A-LIGN has seen tremendous organic growth built on a reputation for providing a streamlined audit process backed by years of auditor experience.
“We are proud of A-LIGN’s organic growth, and it’s a testament to the commitment we have to exceptional service,” said A-LIGN Chief Executive Officer, Scott Price. “Our vision at A-LIGN is to help companies at any size or stage of their audit lifecycle get from readiness to report with a single provider. A-SCEND has helped thousands of companies accelerate their audit process, and our vision is to continue to add to our technology portfolio to continue to deliver an efficient, scalable, end-to-end solution to our clients.”
The acquisition news follows the close of a banner year for A-LIGN, which recently announced its global expansion into India.
A-LIGN is the only end-to-end cybersecurity compliance solutions provider with readiness to report compliance automation software paired with professional audit services, trusted by more than 4,000 global organizations to help mitigate cybersecurity risks. A-LIGN uniquely delivers a single-provider holistic approach as a licensed CPA firm to SOC 1 and SOC 2 Audit services, accredited ISO 27001, ISO 27701 and ISO 22301 Certification Body, HITRUST CSF Assessor firm, accredited FedRAMP 3PAO, authorized CMMC C3PAO, PCI Qualified Security Assessor Company, and PCI SSC registered Secure Software Assessor Company. Working with growing businesses to global enterprises, A-LIGN’s experts and its compliance automation platform, A-SCEND, are transforming the compliance experience.
About Assure Professional
Assure Professional, a leading cybersecurity, assurance and compliance solutions provider, specializes in providing SOC, HITRUST, HIPAA, ISO 27001, and other compliance-related assessments. Assure Professional has implemented business and technology best practices for companies across a variety of industries globally.