Robert G. D’Uva heads the audit, forensic accounting and financial reporting practice at Mendonca & Partners, and is personally responsible for clients in government, not-for-profit, healthcare, manufacturing, distribution and retailing industries. Mr. D’Uva has significant experience in non-profit and governmental single audit requirements, litigation support and forensic accounting services, including business valuation services. Mr. D’Uva has successfully implemented and/or upgraded numerous accounting systems for clients of the firm. Bob is also experienced in Federal and state tax compliance and audit issues.
Mr. D’Uva is a graduate of Pace University in New York, where he received his Bachelor of Business Administration in Accounting. Mr. D’Uva started his career with KPMG Peat Marwick. During his thirteen-year career at KPMG Peat Marwick, Mr. D’Uva gained a diversified background in several industries including large multinational Fortune 100 clients, particularly those in the motion picture production and distribution industry, pharmaceutical manufacturing, textile, apparel, and financial services.
In 1990, Mr. D’Uva was recruited by Rowland Worldwide, Inc. a worldwide public relations firm and a subsidiary of Saatchi & Saatchi Plc. and served as a member of the Agency’s Executive Management Committee as an Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer for U.S. Operations. In this position, Mr. D’Uva was responsible for all administrative, personnel, financial, and accounting matters. During his term at Rowland Worldwide, Inc., Mr. D’Uva re-engineered several operational systems and implemented cost containment controls leading to reduced staffing levels, more efficient operating routines and positive cash flow. Mr. D’Uva has successfully negotiated client contracts and supplier affiliations.
Mr. D’Uva is a member of the New York State Society of Certified Public Accountants, the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, Rotary Club of Elizabeth and is a Board Member of the Family and Children’s Services, Inc. and the Tewksbury Athletic Association.