Palma A. Riggio is a Director at CBIZ Marks Paneth. A CPA located in our New York City office. She brings nearly 23 years of accounting and auditing experience and 27 years of field examination experience to her position.
In addition to audit services, Palma works with her clients’ personnel in preparing financial projections and financing models, which financial institutions utilize in their approval processes. Furthermore, she assists her clients in acquisitions, mergers and due diligence matters.
She plans and works on routine and initial funding examinations for numerous lending institutions in various industries, such as the apparel industry and the diamond and jewelry industry. She also trains and reviews the collateral examinations performed by the firm’s staff. In addition, Palma assists lending institutions with fraud and forensic examinations on troubled accounts.
Prior to joining the firm in 2000, Palma began her career at HSBC in 1993. At HSBC, she supervised a group of approximately five examiners who performed field examinations on jewelry companies as well as other industries.