Grassi & Co. Welcomes Peter Metz, Principal of Family Office Services and Tax

Grassi & Co. is proud to announce that Peter Metz has joined Grassi & Co. as Principal of Family Office Services and Tax, based out of the New York City office.

Peter brings over 20 years of accounting experience to the firm and has expertise in financial reporting, auditing, preparing of financial statements, reviews, compilations, tax preparation and projections, forensic work and international tax compliance. Peter has been exposed to many different industries including onshore and offshore investment partnerships, real estate partnerships, dry bulk shipping, wine, activist private equity investing and charities.

Prior to joining Grassi & Co., Peter was the Chief Financial Officer and Senior Vice President of Sterling Grace Corporation, a Family Office based in Locust Valley, New York and Montreux, Switzerland. He was a Company Director and Officer for many of the Family Office’s corporations, partnerships and LLC’s. Peter also has equity and derivative trading and portfolio experience.

“Peter is a great addition to the Family Office Services team,” says Rocco Totino, Executive Partner of Grassi & Co. “With Peter’s experience in Family Office—particularly in the areas of partnerships, LLCs, and structuring & taxation—we look forward to having him help grow that practice area and continue to help better serve our existing clients.”

Peter received his Bachelors of Science Degree in Economics from Cornell University. He also earned his Masters of Business Administration from New York University, graduating as a member of the Beta Alpha Psi Honorary Accounting Society. Peter has been a Certified Public Accountant of New York State for over 20 years and continues his education in tax.

Peter is an active member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA) and the New York State Society of Certified Public Accountants (NYSSCPA).