Ed Applegate Director
As Director in Riveron’s Washington D.C. office, Ed is responsible for leading client engagements, including IPO readiness, acquisitions, purchase accounting, financial reporting, audit preparation, carve-outs, and general accounting and risk management services. He brings more than 25 years of experience in accounting and financial reporting, complex financial transactions, financial and IT governance, auditing and business consulting. Ed is passionate about collaborating with team members to provide solutions to client’s complicated problems.
Prior to joining Riveron, Ed served as a managing director in accounting, transaction and risk services at MorganFranklin Consulting for more than nine years. There he led and grew the commercial and federal risk management services practice and advised on numerous large debt and equity transactions. He started his career with Ernst & Young LLP where he became a certified public accountant.
Ed earned his Bachelor of Science in accounting from The Black School of Business at Pennsylvania State University. Ed is a native of Pittsburgh and has been in the D.C. market for 12 years. He lives in northern Virginia with his wife and three kids, where he enjoys golf, skiing, hockey and wine tasting.
Riveron Consulting is not a CPA firm.