Highly-Qualified and Experienced Examiners

Our full time staff includes professionals from a variety of different backgrounds and industries, including the Asset-Based Lending, Financial Control, Banking, Operations Management, Finance, Auditing, Underwriting and Public Accounting.

Steven M. Rosenberg, CPA, Managing Partner

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Steve has over 20 years of experience in the field examination and asset-based lending industry and has the following qualifications:

  • Licensed CPA in New Jersey and New York.
  • Member of the AICPA, NYSSCPA, NJSCPA, Accountants Club of America and the Commercial Finance Association Education Foundation.
  • Former chairman of the “Cooperation with Bankers and Other Credit Grantors” committee of the NYSSCPA.
  • Author of six articles on the subject of field examinations appearing in The CPA Journal (8/97), The Secured Lender (1/00) and The Secured Lender (8/03), The Secured Lender (7/05), The Secured Lender (4/09), ABF Journal (5/14).
  • Has testified as an expert witness in US Bankruptcy court.
  • Has provided forensic evidence used by civil and criminal prosecutors, Secret Service and the FBI in lender fraud cases.

M. Philip Guba, MBA, Partner and Field Examination Director

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Philip has over 13 years of experience as a field examiner. In addition he has 12 years of banking experience as a corporate banking officer, credit officer, credit manager and credit analyst. Philip’s experience includes his role as the credit manager of the precious metals management division of Engelhard Corporation (now BASF). Phil oversees all of our firms commodity based field exams.

Ted Gibbon, MBA in Finance, Partner, Field Examination Manager/Director of Human Resources

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Ted has over 14 years of field examination experience and 15+ years of operational experience at three Fortune 500 companies as a Business Unit Chief Financial Officer, Director of Finance, Manager of Financial Planning & Analysis and Customer Financial Services/Pricing Analyst. His background contributes to a leadership role in manufacturing, technology, staffing and investment banking field examinations.  As a Partner and Director of Human Resources, Ted is responsible for recruiting, training, template development, field examination procedures and staff development.

Barry Fecci, BA in Accounting, Partner and Field Examination Manager

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Barry has over 18 years of experience as a field examiner. Barry also has over 8 years of experience working for a CPA firm preparing individual, corporate and not-for-profit tax returns and year-end financial statement audits. Barry manages the growing Connecticut office and also plays an essential part in the growth and development of our junior field examiner staff.

Michael Ticehurst, MBA in Finance, Partner, and Field Examination Manager

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Michael has over 11 years of experience as a field examiner and is also well versed in commodity, technology and service related exams, both Asset-Based and Recurring Revenue (MRR) in structure. Michael is a member of many local and national business networking organizations, and is currently on the Executive Board of the New Jersey Chapter of the Commercial Finance Association. Previous work experience for Michael includes marketing and budget analysis at the domestic division of a Fortune 500 publishing company, and in sales and economic research with a financial advising firm. As the field exam manager, Michael plays an essential part in the growth and development of our field examiner staff.