Tony is a partner and the leader of Withum’s Service Organization Controls (SOC) Practice. He has more than 25 years of experience and is one of our Firm’s leading internal control assessment specialists. Tony is among the 35 people in the United States designated as a SOC 1® and SOC 2® specialist by the Oversight Task Force of the AICPA Peer Review Board. He is also a Certified Information Technology Professional (CITP). Tony concentrates his practice in the areas of Service Audits and Internal Control Consulting. He has extensive experience within a variety of industries including finance and banking, technology, unified communications, third party administration, healthcare and government programs on international, national and regional levels, and he has developed extensive expertise in assessing internal accounting control effectiveness.
Tony has assisted numerous entities in mergers and acquisitions and the related due diligence work. He served for several years as a “Firm on Firm” and AICPA peer reviewer. He has also assisted non-public entities in the above industries with corporate governance consulting, including discussions and recommendations to audit committees and full boards.
A graduate of the Luben School of Business of Pace University, Tony joined WithumSmith+Brown in 1985 and became a partner of the firm in 1994. He received his early professional experience working on national clients for a national CPA firm. He is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA) and is licensed in the states of New Jersey and New York.