Philip DeRosa Joins Marks Paneth as Partner in Financial Services Practice

February 14, 2020

New York, NY (February 13, 2020) – Leading accounting, tax and advisory firm, Marks Paneth LLP, has announced the addition of Philip DeRosa as Attest Partner in the firm’s Financial Services Practice. To this role, Mr. DeRosa brings more than 20 years of experience in the financial services sector, particularly with alternative investment firms.

Mr. DeRosa joins an established team that helps clients -- including private equity firms, hedge funds, broker-dealers and investment advisors -- navigate regulatory and compliance requirements and facilitate new growth opportunities by providing a wide range of attest, tax and advisory services. His expertise in investment performance services, including compliance with Global Investment Performance Standards (GIPS), is a major asset to the firm, giving investors confidence in the integrity of performance presentations and the transparency needed to evaluate investment managers appropriately.

“We are pleased to have Phil join the Financial Services team,” said Harry Moehringer, Marks Paneth’s Managing Partner. “Although we have had a Financial Services Practice for quite some time, we will leverage Phil’s expertise to grow our practice and provide clients with the invaluable guidance and resources they need as the financial markets continue to evolve.”

“It is an honor to join Marks Paneth’s Financial Services Practice,” said Mr. DeRosa. “I look forward to helping the firm expand the practice and advising clients as they deal with increasing regulatory scrutiny.” 

Prior to joining Marks Paneth, Mr. DeRosa helped direct and grow the Financial Services practices of several large accounting firms, including the Big Four. He is based in the firm’s New York City headquarters.