Herbert Chain Joins Marks Paneth As Senior Director In the Firm’s Professional Standards Group

August 12, 2020

New York, NY (August 12, 2020) – Leading accounting, tax and advisory firm, Marks Paneth LLP, has announced that Herbert M. Chain, MBA, CPA, has joined the firm as a Senior Director in the Professional Standards Group in the New York office. To this role, Mr. Chain brings more than four decades of business, audit and accounting experience.

Mr. Chain joins an established team of professionals responsible for reviewing the firm’s attest engagements and ensuring adherence to all professional standards. Over the course of his distinguished career, he has managed significant audit engagements relating to public and private clients in the financial services and other industries. He has developed a deep understanding of governance processes and responsibilities through board and committee interactions and has earned an NACD Directorship Certification, providing a tangible assessment of his qualifications to lead in today’s boardroom.

Prior to joining Marks Paneth, Mr. Chain was the Principal & Managing Member of his own consulting business and a Senior Audit Partner at a Big 4 accounting firm. He also served as an Assistant Professor in the Department of Accountancy at St. John’s University and led the Tobin Center for Executive Education.