“I’m most passionate about getting to the ‘bottom line truth’ and providing results in a timely and efficient manner.”



Outside of the office, John prefers not to make plans and just let things happen naturally, enjoying the beach community where he lives walking, bike riding and dining in a variety of local restaurants with friends, and enjoys reading, watching baseball, basketball or football. He also enjoys traveling internationally, and back to his Northeast roots.


  • He received a significant award while working at Deloitte regarding his role in the investigation and resolutions of issues involving a $100 million embezzlement scheme
  • John has a season pass to Mammoth Mountain, CA, and Vail, CO, Ski Resorts
  • John is a Brooklyn, New York native and remains deeply connected with family and lifelong friends

Protectus Investigative Team

Forensic Accounting Leader
Non-Lawyer Member


John has more than 40 years of experience in the CPA industry and corporate financial world, with the last 28 years focused on litigation support, forensic accounting and financial investigations. Reliable, trustworthy, credible, timely, practical and very responsive, John enjoys offering creative solutions to resolve difficult problems. Continuing to learn and meet new people at the professional level is a passion of John’s, he is a Certified Public Accountant additionally credentialed as “Certified in Financial Forensics,” a Certified Fraud Examiner, Licensed Private Investigator and Certified Global Management Accountant. John has participated in a number of high-profile corporate internal investigations, intriguing international assignments, and large pre-transaction due diligence inquires




St. John’s University (B.S., 1968)


Post graduate studies at Baruch Graduate School of Business, City University of New York, and UCLA Extension


KSG Forensic & Investigative Services, Inc. (President, 1999-current)


Deloitte (Managing Director – Fraud/Forensic Services Group, 1996-1998)


Kroll Associates (Director – Financial Investigations, 1992-1996)


Freeman & Mills, Inc. (Litigation Support Consulting) (Partner, 1986-1992)


Pacific Enterprises (now Sempra Energy) (Manager of Internal Audit/Manager of Corporate Accounting, 1980-1986)


Kerr Glass Manufacturing Corporation (Assistant Controller – Internal Audit, 1979-1980)


PricewaterCoopers (Audit Manager, 1973-1979)


Bell Equipment Corporation (Assistant Controller – Financial Reporting, 1971-1972)


Ernst and Young (Senior Auditor, 1968 – 1971)