Joe Notaro

Partner & Technology Practice Leader


Joe is a Partner at Centri Business Consulting, LLC and is the leader of the firm’s Technology. He has more than 16 years of consulting and public accounting experience. He joined Centri in September 2021 and has worked with public and private companies of all sizes in a variety of industries, including technology, software, pharmaceutical and life sciences, medical devices, healthcare, and retail.

Joe has extensive experience supporting companies preparing for their initial public offering, working with his client’s external auditors and lawyers to ensure a timely filing. Joe has also assisted his clients in complex technical accounting topics, including revenue recognition (including gross-to-net), collaboration arrangements, leases, debt and equity, business combination, stock-based compensation, inventory, and impairment assessments. He also has extensive experience working with the SEC and financial reporting.  He consistently works side-by-side with his clients to understand the key issues and offer practical solutions based on the individual client’s needs and timing. Joe’s experience also includes assisting Life Science Companies with their first commercial product launch, analyzing, and documenting the revenue recognition implications and building processes and procedures to support the month and quarter-end close.

Prior to his time with Centri, Joe was a Managing Director at CFGI in the firm’s New York City Office. Joe began his career at PwC, spending eleven years progressing through the firm to Senior Manager, working in both the company’s Rochester, New York, and Florham Park, New Jersey offices. His responsibilities included leading financial statement audits for SEC registrants, intragroup reporting under IFRS, and privately held companies.

Joe received his B.S. in Accounting from St. John Fisher College, New York, graduating summa cum laude. He is a Certified Public Accountant in New York State and New Jersey. Joe is a member of both the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA) and the New Jersey State Society of Certified Public Accountants.