Mr Burke Files has been involved in finance since 1982 and in internal finance since 1986.
He has also served as the Director of Corporate Finance for an investment banking company, President of a business and venture capital consulting firm and a commodities specialist trading gold, silver, and foreign currencies 24 hours a day.
In the past Mr Files has served as a member of the Governor's Board on Solid Waste Management, as an advisor to the Governor's Board on Economic Planning and Development and a former Commissioner of the City of Tempe Transportation Commission. Mr Files has also received a Commission and a Medal of Merit from the President of the United States.
He has written extensively and been quoted in many publications. Many times he is the quoted source for articles regarding financial investigation and due diligence. Among the publications in which he has been quoted are: Chief Executive Officer, The American Southwest Quarterly, Offshore Journal, Cayman Today, Aegis e-Journal, John Cooke Fraud Report, El Cosario, European Business, NPR Market Watch, Bloomberg, USA Today and Associated Press.
In addition to numerous published articles, Mr. Files is the author of many article and several books including Due Diligence for the Financial Professional and Money and Budgets.