FTS has been named to the prestigious Inc. 5000 list at #792 list of the nation's fastest growing private companies. Inc. Magazine ranked FTS for its world class platform on the widely regarded list, where such firms as Dell, Pandora and LinkedIn gained early national exposure.
"We're excited to be named to the Inc. 5000 list," said William McEnroe, Managing Partner FTS ". "Growing 561% in three years could only be accomplished by a great team effort. Our placement on the list is a tribute to their efforts.  Our growth over the last few years demonstrates the confidence our global clients have in us," McEnroe added.
The FTS professional team is exclusively dedicated to the Alternative Investment Industry. Our team comprised of former Big Four CPAs, JDs, CFAs and MBAs with extensive knowledge and experience in servicing Private Equity, Real Estate, and Hedge Funds. By providing only non-audit services, the FTS team is able to proactively focus on a broad range of services to help our clients achieve their goals.
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FTS has been recognized by the Financial Monthly, The Finance Awards and Acquisition International as the Alternative Tax firm of the year, Alternative Investment Tax Specialist of the Year - New York & Best for Alternative Investment Tax - New York and " Hedge Fund Award - Best for Hedge Fund Tax Services respectively.
"FTS is thrilled to be recognized by such esteemed organizations, but most of all by our peers in the alternative investment community.  FTS has spared no expense in building a world class platform, and we are honored to service some of the elite funds in the industry". 
FTS has previously been awarded the M &A Award - Alternative Investment Fund Tax Firm of the Year as well as the International Hedge Fund Award - US Alternative Investment Tax Firm of the Year - in 2013 and 2014.

FTS is happy to welcome the following professionals to our team, they will all be great additions to our platform:
  •   John Gerson - Managing Director, NJ
Prior to joining FTS, John A. Gerson was the Chief Financial Officer and Chief Compliance Officer of Paladin Realty. Prior to joining the firm in 1999, Mr. Gerson was Chief Financial Officer of Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co. ("KKR"), a major management buyout firm with more than $60 billion in invested equity capital. He was responsible for KKR's banking and financing needs, the firm's reporting systems, senior liaison contact with investors and management of the firm's treasury and general partners' investments. Mr. Gerson is a trustee of Pace University and is treasurer and a trustee of the Morristown Medical Center Foundation; a member of the America Institute of Certified Public Accountants and the New York State and New Jersey Society of Certified Public Accountants.
  •  Brian Cingel - Director of Sales, Boston
Brian brings FTS over 18 years of experience working in the financial services industry, including the US and European Fund Industries.  Over the course of his career Brian has developed business & relationships for some of the industry's leading private banks & fund administrators (Irish Intercontinental Bank, Brown Brothers Harriman, Citco Bank, SS&C).  Brian also helped launch 3 niche start-up financial service companies; in Ireland, in Canada, and in the US respectively. 
  • Lou Bauta -Tax Manager, NY
Prior to joining FTS, Lou was a Senior Tax Consultant at PricewaterhouseCoopers, LLP in theNew York City office. His clients included a number global real estate investment funds as well as various public Real Estate Investment Trusts (REIT).  His primary focus placed on tax compliance and consulting, federal, state and foreign regulatory reporting. His responsibilities include client engagement management of the tax compliance process in preparation of federal forms 1065, 1120, 1120 REIT, and 1120F, and quarterly REIT testing, market studies, financial reporting, REIT due diligence and lease analysis for investment vehicles ranging from Fund of Fund to Conduit structures. Prior to PwC Lou was with FTI Consulting Incorporated where he worked withvarious public Real Estate Investment Trusts (REIT)including Mack-Cali Realty Corporation, SL Green Realty Corporation, and Vornado Realty Trust.
Alternative Investment Tax Specialist of the Year - New York
      & Best for Alternative Investment Tax - New York

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