New York-based IPA 100 firm Citrin Cooperman (FY22 net revenue of $432.4 million) has named partner Patricia Cummings as chief risk officer of Citrin Cooperman Advisors LLC. In this role, she will oversee the firm’s risk governance and strategy for risk management and compliance, including relationships with key regulators and other oversight bodies, as well as risk management including confidentiality and data privacy, regulatory matters, independence and conflicts, ethics and compliance, and sanctions compliance.
Cummings has 25 years of public accounting experience and is president of the firm’s attest practice. She has held various leadership positions at Citrin Cooperman, including co-MP of the New York and Philadelphia offices, chair of the audit and attest committee, and executive committee member and MP, industries.
“Pat has been an incredible asset to Citrin Cooperman, and her position as chief risk officer will ensure that our firm maintains the highest level of regulatory and security compliance and sets the stage for industry best practices,” says CEO Alan Badey. “Her deep knowledge of the professional services landscape and her long-established career of excellence are only two of the many reasons she is a great fit for this role.”