Partner - Assurance and Advisory Services
Doug Pallotta has over 20 years of experience serving small- to mid-sized public and private companies in the fields of life science, technology, fin-tech, manufacturing, consumer products, and professional services. He specializes in financial statement audits, audits of internal control over financial reporting, consulting on internal control over financial reporting (Sox) and comfort letters for public and private offerings. Doug is also a member of the firm’s executive committee.
PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS AND LEADERSHIP
Member, American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
Member, California Society of Certified Public Accountants
Member, California Life Sciences Association (CLSA)
Frequent presenter on SEC developments, and audit and accounting technical developments
Bachelor of Science in Accounting, California State University, Hayward (1997)
Master of Business Administration, Finance (cum laude), California State University, Hayward (2001)
HOBBIES AND INTERESTS
Doug enjoys keeping fit, which usually means weightlifting at the gym or practicing yoga at a hot yoga studio. He attends the annual Wanderlust yoga festival at Squaw Valley every year to sharpen both his body and his mind. Doug also enjoys playing golf and even made a two week trip to Scotland to play.
Doug was born and raised in the Bay Area and is a lifelong fan and season ticketholder of the San Francisco Giants and San Francisco 49ers. Doug and his family have been lucky enough to see the Giants win three World Series and Doug has traveled to New Orleans to see the 49ers in the Super Bowl.
Doug grew up camping and fishing and has continued that tradition of loving the outdoors by taking his family on camping and fishing trips throughout the Sierras. His favorite activity of all is travel. Besides many trips to all of the Hawaiian Islands, Doug and his family have made trips to Europe, Central America and the South Pacific.