Rick Scarfino - BDO St. Louis

Rick Scarfino

National Practice Leader - Third-Party Attestation


BDO St. Louis Office



Executive Summary

Rick Scarfino leads BDO’s Third-Party Attestation (TPA) practice in the firm’s central region, which includes SOC, HITRUST, WebTrust for CA, ISO 27001 and Cybersecurity attestation services. Rick is responsible for supporting the national practice leader in managing and growing the TPA practice.

Rick possesses more than 18 years of auditing and advisory experience serving in the areas of technology, healthcare, financial tech, financial institutions, and business process outsourcing. He has served Fortune 500 companies and large privately-held companies with complex information technology (IT) infrastructure, control environments, and reporting requirements. He also advises many companies preparing for a TPA engagement.

Rick has earned several industry-related certifications, presented and published articles on emerging industry topics, and has been recognized as a leader in the TPA industry.

Professional Affiliations

American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
Missouri Society of Certified Public Accountants
Missouri Venture Forum
Health Care Administrators Association
HITRUST Alliance
Information Systems Audit and Control Association
International Information System Security Certification Consortium


B.S., Business Administration majoring in Accounting, Finance, and Management Information Systems, Saint Louis University

Community Involvement

John Cook School of Business at Saint Louis University
Boy Scouts of America