Partner, Accounting Advisory Services , KPMG LLP
Partner, Accounting Advisory Services
Mario is a Partner in KPMG’s Accounting Advisory Services practice. With more than two decades of enterprise accounting policy and technical and corporate financial planning and analysis experience, he has worked with multiple firms as a Certified Public Accountant. He has a strong background working with business units including Consumer Finance, Commercial Finance, Capital Markets and Structured Finance. Within KPMG’s Accounting Advisory Financial Services team, Mario is the Banking Leader in AAS, Charlotte Office AAS Geo Leader, and Financial Asset Topic Team Leader.
Professional and Industry Experience
Mario has substantial experience in accounting policy across several firms. With over 15 years at Wells Fargo, Mario was responsible for the Enterprise Accounting Policy and SEC Reporting Functions. Prior to his time at Wells Fargo, Mario held various positions at GE Capital, including the controller of the private equity and Americas consumer finance businesses as well as accounting policy roles in the consumer finance business and corporate development function. Mario has significant experience in the areas of fair value measurement, derivatives, investment securities, securitization and transfers of financial assets, consolidation, and mergers and acquisitions. Mario has also been an active participant on the AICPA’s Depository Institutions Expert Panel as well as a member of the FASB’s Transition Resource Group for Credit Losses.