Nicolas de la Vega is a Director of Assurance & Advisory Services. With a passion for hard-work, Nicolas takes the time to get to know his clients and makes an effort to be accessible to them. Prior to joining the Firm in 2011, he worked for Verdeja and de Armas for three years as a Senior Auditor earning valuable industry experience and insight that he still uses today.
At Appelrouth, Farah & Co., P.A., Nicolas runs audit jobs from beginning to end, prepares financial statements, and works closely with team members and managers in compiling detailed client reports. In addition to his love for working one-on-one with clients to help them with their accounting and auditing needs, he cites the family-like environment at the Firm as a true advantage to all. That’s because clients not only benefit from his professionalism, but they also reap the rewards of a company that places an emphasis on working together to help each client to reach their goals.
Born and raised in Miami, FL, Nicolas graduated from Florida International University in 2007 with a bachelor’s degree in accounting. He went on to earn a Master of Accounting degree from Nova Southeastern University in 2009. He is a Certified Public Accountant and a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, as well as the Florida Institute of Certified Public Accountants.
Nicolas’ Advice for Entrepreneurs:
Align yourself with experienced and knowledgeable professionals from the outset to help maximize your success. Always make your new venture your top priority.
Activities of Interest:
When he’s not crunching numbers, Nicolas enjoys spending time with his wife and family. He’s also active in a variety of recreational sports including cycling and basketball. And like any good athlete, Nicolas is an avid sports fan naming his favorite teams as the University of Miami Hurricanes and the Los Angeles Lakers.