Accounting Firm Farkouh Furman Names Two New Partners

NEW YORK — Boutique accounting and advisory firm Farkouh, Furman & Faccio LLP (“FF&F”) has announced the promotion of Eric Swerdlow and Marisa Pershad to Partner status.

Mr. Swerdlow joined FF&F as an intern in 2005. His focus is corporate and partnership taxation, including consolidated corporations, business planning, provisions for income tax, and international operations. His expertise also includes state and local taxation, inbound and outbound international planning, and high net worth individuals including expatriates.

“Eric has been an integral contributor to the success of our Corporate Tax department as well as the Firm as a whole. His initiative and passion have made him a great leader and role model among our staff, and we congratulate him on this well-earned accomplishment,” said Bruce Militzok, Managing Partner.

Mrs. Pershad has over 35 years of accounting and audit experience. She is responsible for the planning and supervision of various audit, review and compilation engagements for a diverse clientele. Over the course of her career, Mrs. Pershad has worked as Controller on behalf of private companies in a variety of markets, including medical laboratory, retail, and radio. She is the first woman to achieve Partner status at FF&F.

“Marisa’s level of expertise in a wide range of industries and clients has made her an incredibly valuable asset to both the Audit and Tax departments,” said Rich Oremus, Partner. “Her dedication and leadership show in everything she does, and we’re confident that she’ll continue to demonstrate her commitment at the next level as Partner.”