Eugene (Geno) W Casanova, CPA, Principal
With more than 38 years of experience in public accounting, Eugene Casanova (Geno) is in charge of our Tax Department.
His experience includes a wide range of industries: government contracting, construction, real estate, high tech start-up, wholesale distribution, mergers and acquisitions, sales of companies, debt restructuring, representation of clients with the IRS, pass-through entity formation and tax planning, tax planning for closely-held businesses and tax planning for individuals. He has also shared his expertise as a technical instructor and speaker for numerous tax seminars.
Prior to joining Ricci & Company, Geno spent 16 years with the Big 4 accounting firms. Geno was a member of the National Construction Industry Committee for Arthur Andersen & Co. He also served as partner-in-charge for the Albuquerque tax practice of Ernst & Young. Later, Geno worked for a large local accounting practice, where he was in charge of their tax department.
Education, Professional Memberships & CPA Licenses
Geno is a current member of the Albuquerque Del Norte Rotary Club, where he has served as treasurer and on the board of directors. He has also been very active in the community on the Boards of Casa Esperanza, Christina Kent Day Nursery and Del Norte Rotary Foundation. Geno is a member of the New Mexico Society of CPAs and the American Institute of CPAs. He graduated with a BBA from the University of Wisconsin – Whitewater.