Peapack-Gladstone Bank announces Francesco (Frank) S. Rossi to the new position of Senior Vice President, Chief Accounting Officer of the Company and the Bank. The Board of Directors appointed Mr. Rossi on Sept, 21, 2016.
Mr. Rossi brings 20 years of financial services experience with him. He has expertise in financial reporting, accounting, and tax compliance. In his new position, Mr. Rossi is responsible for managing the Bank’s Controller’s Group and Financial Reporting and Budgeting Group.
After five years at KPMG, with a focus on audit of financial institutions, Mr. Rossi joined Sound Federal Savings Bank of New York, as Vice President, Controller. He spent 10 years with Hudson City Bank, within financial reporting and progressing to Principal Accounting Officer, until its merger into M&T Bank. Mr. Rossi was responsible for the development and preparation of internal, public, and regulatory reporting, financial analyses, the internal control environment, and accounting and tax functions at Hudson City.
Mr. Rossi holds a B.A in Accounting and Finance from Siena College in Loudonville, NY and is currently a Certified Public Accountant and member of the American Institute of CPAs and the New York State Society of CPAs.