Focus on what counts

“I enjoy working cooperatively with my clients to help them achieve their goals and objectives. I start every day energetically pursuing success for my clients and for our firm.”

John R. Repetti is a partner with more than 25 years of experience providing expert guidance and advice to international and domestic businesses, as well as numerous family offices and high net worth individuals. John is the leader for the firm’s Maritime, Shipping, and Logistics Practice. His sophisticated approach to tax structuring and planning, as well as his understanding of financial reporting, have been extremely valuable to clients around the globe.

Experience

With a wealth of knowledge in addressing the needs of high net worth individuals and businesses, John provides clients with concierge-style service that results in comprehensive solutions for all aspects of their professional and personal lives. His areas of expertise include wealth preservation, succession planning, structuring and restructuring, and due diligence. He is also frequently called upon to guide and advise a myriad of international enterprises, technology companies, manufacturing and distribution companies, financial service companies, real estate, and not-for-profit organizations.

John was a founding partner of the firm MGI Repetti LLP, a regional accounting firm, which joined Citrin Cooperman in 2014. He was also the former world-wide chairman of MGI International, an association of accounting firms with over 280 offices in more than 80 countries with over 5,500 professionals worldwide. His business endeavors have taken him to more than 45 countries around the world.

John has also founded and served on the board of numerous successful companies during his career, including Gold Coast Bank, where he is a founder, board member, and chairman of the bank’s audit committee. 

Education & Licenses
Education

Bachelor of Arts in Accounting, Fordham University

Licenses

Certified Public Accountant in the States of New York and Florida

Honors & Awards

Inducted into Fordham University’s Athletic Hall of Fame      

Affiliations

Member, American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA)

Member, New York State Society of Certified Public Accountants (NYSSCPA)

Member, Florida Institute of Certified Public Accountants (FICPA)

Outside The Office

John has been a life-long student of the martial arts, and he enjoys playing golf.

“I enjoy working cooperatively with my clients to help them achieve their goals and objectives. I start every day energetically pursuing success for my clients and for our firm.”