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Scrubbed Welcomes Melvin Follosco as New Director for Compliance and Risk Management

Melvin Follosco, the new director for compliance and risk management


Scrubbed Welcomes Melvin Follosco as New Director for Compliance and Risk Management

Melvin Follosco, the new director for compliance and risk management

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San Francisco, California, September 30, 2021 —Scrubbed, an outsourced bookkeeping, accounting*, auditing, and corporate finance firm with operations in San Francisco, CA, and the Philippines, announced that Melvin Follosco has joined the team as Director for Compliance and Risk Management. Follosco will advance Scrubbed’s efforts to enhance the critical functions of compliance and risk management, by integrating the strategies, requirements, and processes needed to support the company’s business objectives.

Melvin brings 20+ years of experience in audit, accounting*, finance, risk management, and ERP implementation to his role, with a strong track record of success across various international settings. He is a certified public accountant (CPA), certified internal auditor (CIA), and certified information systems auditor (CISA) non-practicing, and also holds the COSO Internal Control Certificate.

“Melvin’s background is ideally suited to the role we’ve tapped him for at Scrubbed,” said Gani Laguisma, co-founder and CEO. “His depth of experience in compliance and risk management across a variety of organizations globally will prove a great asset to our organization. Melvin will enable Scrubbed to take our compliance and risk management functions to the next level, ensuring we continually improve our controls and processes for the benefit of our clients.”

Prior to joining Scrubbed, Follosco served as Senior Financial Auditor at Qatar Fertilizer Company, where he planned and performed financial, operations, compliance, IT, health, safety, environment, and security audits and was instrumental in preparing the company’s five-year audit plan aligned to corporate strategic objectives and enterprise risks. Follosco also managed the planning and execution of Sarbanes-Oxley compliance audits for the Middle East and Central Asia entities of Weatherford, a global energy services company.

“I’m eager to apply my experience, background, and capabilities to an organization that is strongly committed to helping businesses thrive,” Follosco said. “Joining Scrubbed provides me with a great opportunity to make a meaningful impact on our organization and our clients’ businesses, by ensuring our compliance and risk management efforts are as robust and effective as possible.”   

Follosco holds a Bachelor of Science degree in accountancy from Bicol University. He recently moved from Scrubbed San Francisco office to the Philippines office.

About Scrubbed Scrubbed provides financial accounting* services, corporate finance support services, tax compliance and advisory services, and professional firms support services for businesses of all sizes. The Scrubbed service model lets businesses focus on growth as it takes on flexible and customized financial and accounting* tasks to the degree clients require. For more information, please visit

Contact: Debra Andrews [email protected] (800) 837-5160