Controller and Chief Accounting Officer
David J. Grover is Verisk’s controller and chief accounting officer, responsible for the company’s accounting policies, controls, and accounting operations. He works closely with his global team to ensure Verisk’s financial reporting is in accordance with generally accepted accounting principles and its accounting policies and procedures are rigorously adhered to across the globe.
As a leader within Verisk’s Finance organization, David’s focus is to provide great customer service to all the business unit finance teams within Verisk.
Before assuming his current role, David was responsible for general and technical accounting, including performing accounting due diligence for acquisition targets, external financial reporting, and leading aspects of corporate accounting operations.
David played an integral role in Verisk’s initial public offering in 2009 and Verisk’s implementation of Sarbanes-Oxley Act controls and procedures. He joined Verisk’s ISO subsidiary in 2002 and was promoted to assistant controller in 2007.
Before joining ISO, David served as a Securities and Exchange Commission Practice Section technical manager at the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants in 2002. He began his career with Coopers & Lybrand / PricewaterhouseCoopers, where he worked as an auditor from 1995 through 2001 and qualified as a Certified Public Accountant.
David holds bachelor’s degrees in accounting and psychology from the University of Maine.