Jim Koziol

BDO Consulting Director


BDO Woodbridge Office



Executive Summary

James M. Koziol is a Director in BDO Consulting’s Forensic Technology Services practice, with a focus on data and information governance services. He has more than 20 years of experience planning and implementing strategic information governance and information risk management programs.
Jim provides expertise and guidance on planning, designing, implementing and managing records management systems. He has facilitated executive-level discussions for global clients on cloud migration strategy, change management, enterprise data classification and other corporate transformation programs. Jim effectively brings legal, information technology and compliance organizations together to collaborate on initiatives involving messaging compliance, email archiving, electronic discovery, litigation support and data remediation. Jim has worked with clients on information governance initiatives, including requirements definition, vendor evaluations, tool selection and data migration, and he has provided information security and data governance services across vertical markets. He concentrates his practice on the financial services and non-profit industries,
Prior to joining BDO, Jim worked at a Big Four accounting firm, focusing on information governance strategy development, including information and records management programs and implementation. He is a recognized thought leader in information governance, and has presented at several industry conferences and vendor events as both a speaker and a panelist. He is a Microsoft Certified Trainer and a Microsoft Certified Information Technology Professional.

Professional Affiliations

ARMA International, Vice President of Development for Northern New Jersey Chapter
International Information System Security Certification Consortium (ISC)²


M.B.A., Business Administration, The Pennsylvania State University
B.B.A., Finance, Dowling College