Focus on what counts

Scott Derco

Partner, Citrin Cooperman Advisors LLC

Partner, Citrin Cooperman & Company, LLP

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 has a diverse client base consisting of closely held companies and high net worth individuals. While Scott's expertise crosses over various industries, he serves as the firm's Construction Practice co-leader, as well as the Manufacturing and Distribution Practice co-leader in the New Jersey market.

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 articles for numerous publications and has been a featured speaker at various seminars and conferences. He has been included on the NJBIZ “Power 50” list in the accounting profession, and was recognized in the NJBIZ Vanguard Series, which spotlights accounting professionals for significant contributions to their firms, communities, and business in New Jersey.

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)

Member, Board of Directors and Past President, Construction Financial Management Association (CFMA)

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.”