As the managing partner of the East region, Fred Massanova provides leadership, management and strategic direction for the firm’s presence throughout the state and surrounding area. Additionally, Fred leads the Philadelphia commercial practice, overseeing the manufacturing and distribution, technology, life sciences, construction and real estate, professional services, and retail industry teams. He also leads the East region private equity practice. Fred joined the firm in 2013 and has specific expertise in auditing technology companies, service organizations and specialty finance companies. He also has significant experience working with employee stock ownership plan (ESOP) companies.