Peterka Appointed as PIC of Professional Standards Group

Keith Peterka

Keith Peterka

New York-based Marks Paneth (FY14 net revenue of $100.6 million) has named Keith Peterka as PIC of the firm’s professional standards group, which oversees overall compliance with and implementation of accounting, auditing and attestation standards set by the AICPA, FASB and the PCAOB.

Peterka has more than 20 years of experience dealing with complex auditing and financial reporting issues. He has extensive experience advising clients on business combinations, fair value, variable interest entities and revenue recognition issues. Additionally, during his assignments in Europe and Asia, Mr. Peterka worked with middle-market and multinational clients on issues relating to International Financial Reporting Standards and U.S. Generally Accepted Accounting Principles.

MP Harry Moehringer says, “His deep knowledge of accounting and attestation standards will ensure that we continue to provide timely guidance to our sophisticated clients while meeting the compliance requirements set by the AICPA, FASB and the PCAOB.”