Focus on what counts

Scott Derco, CPA, CCIFP

Partner

sderco@citrincooperman.com
Education

Bachelor of Science in Business Administration, Montclair State University

Licenses

Certified Public Accountant in the State of New Jersey

Certified Construction Industry Financial Professional (CCIFP)

Chartered Global Management Accountant (CGMA)

“I base my success on building strong relationships with my clients and being viewed as a trusted advisor.”

As a trusted advisor, Scott Derco has made an impact on a diverse client base consisting of closely held companies and high net worth individuals. While Scott serves as the firm’s Construction Industry Practice Co-Leader, his expertise crosses over various industries, including manufacturing/distribution, and technology, as well as other specialized industries.

Experience

Scott specializes in strategic planning for companies and their stockholders, designed to minimize taxable income, reduce exposure to risk, and maximize profitability and future growth.

Scott has authored numerous articles for publications including Commerce Magazine, NJBIZ, The Journal of Construction Accounting and Taxation, Utility and Transportation Contractor, and The Record. He has also been a featured speaker at various seminars and conferences.

Education & Licenses
Education

Bachelor of Science in Business Administration, Montclair State University

Licenses

Certified Public Accountant in the State of New Jersey

Certified Construction Industry Financial Professional (CCIFP)

Chartered Global Management Accountant (CGMA)

Affiliations

Member, American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA)

Member, New Jersey Society of Certified Public Accountants (NJSCPA)

President, Board of Directors for the Construction Financial Management Association (CFMA)

Past Committee Member, CFMA Accounting and Reporting Committee, National-level

Member, Subcontractors Association of New Jersey (SANJ)

Member, Surety Association of New Jersey (SANJ)

Member, Commerce and Industry Association of New Jersey (CIANJ)

“I base my success on building strong relationships with my clients and being viewed as a trusted advisor.”