Benjamin Shaw, Senior Associate
Benjamin Shaw brings an entrepreneurial background and experience in risk assurance to the NBS Team. An East Lyme, CT native, Ben graduated with a degree in Business Administration from Roanoke College. After graduating, Ben became a Risk Assurance Associate for PricewaterhouseCoopers in Richmond, VA. At PwC, he assisted in the execution of internal and external audit support fieldwork and tested operating effectiveness of internal control framework in compliance with Sarbanes-Oxley. Additionally, Ben coordinated engagement management activities including project planning, engagement economics and resource utilization.
Ben resigned from PwC to pursue entrepreneurship in the opening of “Deciphered Roanoke Escape Rooms”, the first escape room in the Greater Roanoke Virginia Area. As the President and Co-Founder of Deciphered, Ben’s main responsibilities are business development, strategic management, and overseeing the financial and administrative duties.
By leveraging his experiences at PwC and Deciphered Roanoke, Ben adds value to NBS by assisting with financial and data analysis, risk assurance work, business process reviews, and improving internal operations of NBS. Residing in Roanoke, Virginia, Ben enjoys playing golf and riding his motorcycle on the Blue Ridge Parkway.