John Stomper Joins CohnReznick as an Audit Partner in the Financial Services Industry Practice in Chicago
Chicago, IL – January 4, 2018 – CohnReznick LLP, one of the leading accounting, tax, and advisory firms in the United States, has announced the appointment of John Stomper as a partner in the Accounting and Assurance department and based in the Chicago office. John will work closely with clients in the financial services industry.
“We are very excited that John will be joining our team. His wealth of knowledge and expertise in the financial services industry will be incredibly valuable to our Firm and to our region,” said Jason Burian, CPA, Office Managing Partner, Chicago.
John has more than 30 years of diverse accounting experience including nearly 20 years of providing audit and consulting services to an array of financial services clients, including private equity funds, hedge funds, registered investment companies (mutual funds, unit investment trusts, and BDC’s), specialty finance companies, and other alternative investment vehicles.
John has consulted with clients on fund formation, financial reporting and valuation issues. He is also a specialist in performing GIPS verification engagements.
A Certified Public Accountant, he is a member of American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, Illinois CPA Society and AICPA Expert Panel on Investment Companies. John received his Bachelor of Science, Accounting and Finance from Northern Illinois University and his Master of Business Administration, Finance from the University of Chicago.
CohnReznick LLP is one of the top accounting, tax, and advisory firms in the United States, combining the resources and technical expertise of a national firm with the hands-on, entrepreneurial approach that today's dynamic business environment demands. Headquartered in New York, NY, and with offices nationwide, CohnReznick serves a large number of diverse industries and offers specialized services for middle market and Fortune 1000 companies, private equity and financial services firms, government contractors, government agencies, and not-for-profit organizations. The Firm, with origins dating back to 1919, has more than 2,700 employees including nearly 300 partners and is a member of Nexia International, a global network of independent accountancy, tax, and business advisors.
The Firm’s Financial Services Industry Practice provides comprehensive tax, accounting and business advisory services to a wide range of financial institutions, including hedge funds and funds of funds, private equity funds, registered investment advisers, broker-dealers, and small business investment companies.
For more information, visit www.cohnreznick.com