Laura Verri, Senior Manager - CFO Advisory Services, Armanino LLP
Laura has extensive knowledge in equity compensation program design, rules and regulations pertaining to cash and equity-based compensation, financial reporting under ASC 718 and IFRS, corporate tax accounting, and SOX404 controls.
She manages numerous client relationships through Armanino’s equity management solutions. Laura has assisted clients through M&A events, IPOs, and audits. In addition, she frequently speaks at industry events with emphasis on accounting standards topics.
Scott Schwartz, Partner - CFO Advisory Services, Armanino LLP
Scott is a practice leader of Armanino’s CFO Advisory team. Scott has worked with hundreds of clients, private and public, providing financial and consulting services as well as working directly with entrepreneurs.
Scott specializes in equity consulting, providing stock option administration, technical accounting, and valuation services. Scott is an expert in share-based compensation. He has worked with auditors related to stock-based compensation and other equity transactions, written numerous technical accounting position papers, and completed complex ASC718 calculations. Scott has significant IPO and M&A experience related to equity compensation, accounting and valuation. He has also completed numerous specialized training courses in business valuations, fraud, equity compensation administration, excel, and other continuing professional education.