Robert Mariani is a Managing Director with over 25 years of healthcare finance experience and has served in senior leadership positions at small and large hospitals throughout the NYC metropolitan area. He has extensive experience leading teams in financial turnarounds and healthcare facility restructurings, identifying revenue opportunities, and improving financial reporting, treasury functions and decision support.
Throughout his career in highly visible and critical healthcare financial leadership positions, Robert's highly refined understanding of hospital and healthcare finance combined with his dynamic leadership skills and detailed approach to managing and reconfiguring critical financial processes has led to repeated success and demonstrated value.
As Chief Financial Officer from 2011 to 2016 at Interfaith Medical Center ("IMC") in Brooklyn, New York, Robert, during IMC's financial turmoil and insolvency, provided leadership to maintain the financial stability and operations of the hospital. Inheriting a hospital and finance department in true crisis, Robert directed IMC’s financial planning and accounting practices, interacted with lending institutions, the NYS Department of Health, the IMC Board of Trustees and many other internal and external stakeholders to reverse the downward financial trends and improve financial processes and functions. His work at IMC also included coordinating the organization’s participation in the NYSDOH Vital Access Provider Assurance Program.
Previously, Robert served in various Finance Department roles at Saint Vincent Catholic Medical Centers of New York, (“SVCMC”) including Corporate Controller and Senior Vice President of Finance as well as supporting the Chief Financial Officer and leading financial reporting, general accounting, reimbursement, and corporate tax returns.
Most recently, Robert served as advisor to the Bergen County Executive, and Bergen County Improvement Authority (“BCIA”) where he helped lead BCIA’s efforts in evaluating and selecting a new operator for the County owned hospital (formerly Bergen Regional Medical Center). The team helped transition the new operator into a lease agreement with the BCIA and provided ongoing assistance to the Bergen County Executive and BCIA.
Early in his career, Robert worked for ten years at Ernst and Young where, as a Senior Manager in the New York Healthcare Audit Practice, Robert led the annual external financial statement audits at many large NYC health systems and hospitals. Robert holds a Bachelor of Business Administration from Manhattan College School of Business. He is a Certified Public Accountant and maintains memberships in the AICPA and the Health Care Financial Management Association.
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