Binita Pradhan - BDO San Francisco

Binita Pradhan

System and Organization Controls (SOC) Partner


BDO San Francisco Office



Executive Summary

Binita Pradhan leads the Third-Party Attestation practice for BDO's West region, handling clients throughout the United States as well as internationally.

For more than 15 years, Binita has provided both advisory and assurance services, including Statement on Auditing Standards No. 70 (SAS 70) and System and Organization Controls (SOC) pre-assessment/examinations, internal audits, compliance audits (GLBA, HIPAA, etc.), risk assessments, external audits, agreed-upon procedures, business continuity planning, pre- and post-system implementation audits, system security reviews, and privacy audits. She has been involved with more than 400 SAS 70 and SOC engagements. For the past five years she has focused exclusively on SOC and other third-party attestation services.
Binita has experience working with a wide range of industries, including financial services, professional services, healthcare, and governmental organizations. She is a member of BDO’s Third-Party Attestation Working Group, which establishes the methodology and practice standards for third-party attestation services within BDO. She is also a frequent speaker on third-party attestation service-related matters and has published various articles related to SOC.

Professional Affiliations

American Institute Certified Public Accountants
California Society of Certified Public Accountants
Information Systems Audit and Control Association


B.S., Accounting and Computer Information Systems, Bellevue University