About Joanna

Joanna Conte is a partner in Marcum’s Alternative Investment Group, responsible for advising clients on the operations of investment funds as well as managing financial statement audit engagements. Her industry experience includes hedge funds, private equity funds and fund of funds.

Joanna has over 20 years of experience within the financial services industry. She spent 12 years in the alternative investments auditing practice of a “Big Four” accounting firm and subsequently spent five years in the controllers group at AIG nc. as a director of financial statement analytics for the company’s international operations. She has taught alternative investment concepts and practices at internal educational seminars and has authored technical articles.

Joanna joined Marcum in 2016 as an audit senior manager within the Alternative Investment Group. She is a Certified Public Accountant in the State of New York.

Professional & Civic Affiliations

  • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA)
  • New York State Society of Certified Public Accountants (NYSSCPA)
Practice Focus

Financial Statement Audits
Financial Reporting
Internal Controls

Industry Focus

Investment Partnerships
Hedge Funds
Private Equity Funds
Fund of Funds


Bachelor of Arts in Economics
University of Pennsylvania