Bob Joannou, CPA
Managing Director, Chief Financial Officer
has 17 years of financial management and control experience.
As Chief Financial Officer, Mr. Joannou manages all the world-wide accounting and financial reporting obligations of the Firm inclusive of the client funds and Gramercy management company.
Such oversight includes daily and monthly analysis and reporting, annual audited financial statements, cash projections and controls, expense management, tax analysis and statements, management dashboards, and special analytical projects as requested by senior management.
heads the Firm's SAS 70 compliance team and also assists the CCO and CLO with regulatory compliance.
Prior to joining Gramercy in February 2007, Mr. Joannou was a Capital Project Director for the National Railroad Passenger Corporation, located in New York, NY where he managed over $800MM worth of infrastructure projects.
As Project Director, he was responsible for creating and tracking multiple budgets, organizing cross-functional working groups, analyzing project risk, and awarding contracts after design review.
management increased efficiency and productivity and resulted in higher operating capacity.
Mr. Joannou received a MBA in Management from Centenary College and a BBA in Banking and Finance from Hofstra University.
Additionally, he is a Certified Public Accountant in the State of New York.