Louis Romeo has been with Deloitte for 17 years and specializes in banking and securities. He has broad-based banking and financial-services industry experience including domestic and international banks, broker-dealers, payment-processing companies, leasing companies, and asset-securitization vehicles.
Romeo’s experience includes operational audits, assisting in Sarbanes-Oxley Section 404 readiness engagements, FDICIA, initial public offerings, SEC reporting, credit review, mortgage servicing, taxes, valuation and review of financial products. While serving clients, Romeo has assisted in various accounting, business, regulatory, internal controls, and reporting matters.
He regularly interacts with U.S. banking and securities regulators, including the FDIC, the OCC, the Federal Reserve, and FINRA.
Given the international banks Romeo has served, he has worked closely with Deloitte teams around the globe, as well as with senior management in those locations. This experience has given him a broader view of international banking activities and regulations, as well as an extensive base of contacts to supplement his knowledge of technical accounting and the financial services industry.
Romeo received his BS in public accounting and his MBA in corporate finance from Fordham University.