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Hans C. Pettit

Hans C. Pettit, CPA

1020 Highland Colony Parkway
Suite 400
Ridgeland, MS 39157
Main: 601.326.1000
Direct: 601.326.1342

Hans is a partner at HORNE LLP who challenges the firm’s financial institutions clients to evaluate perspectives and find opportunities unique to their organizations. His focused experience with highly regulated entities means specific assessment of a client’s situation is only the beginning of the relationship. Hans’ specialty is guiding clients through the complexities of risk and regulatory issues, while identifying strategic opportunities for outcomes that position a bank’s leadership team to succeed. He also serves as a leader in the firm’s efforts to champion an inclusive culture. 

Hans shares his more than 15 years of specialized experience with his clients in growth opportunity planning and assessment; risk management and design; and internal control framework design and effectiveness. His career has included working for an international accounting firm and serving as a financial executive with a top 50 commercial bank. Hans has extensive experience with public and private companies in the financial services, telecommunications, energy and governmental industries. 

Hans earned a Bachelor of Business Administration in Accountancy from Auburn University at Montgomery and Master of Accountancy from the University of Alabama.

Professional Affiliations
  • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
  • Mississippi Society of Certified Public Accountants