John Sparacio, CPA

Managing Director
Financial Services

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John Sparacio

John Sparacio is a managing director in the financial services group at Piper Sandler.

Previously, he was a principal of Sandler O’Neill & Partners, L.P., where he oversaw the preparation of the firm’s financial statements and its regulatory reporting process. Sparacio was responsible for monitoring the firm’s net capital to ensure compliance with regulatory requirements as well as implementing and maintaining the firm’s internal accounting controls.

Sparacio joined Sandler O’Neill in 1996 in its New York headquarters and became a principal in 2005. Prior to this, he worked in the financial services department at BDO Seidman, LLP, where he specialized in auditing the financial statements of securities brokers and dealers.

Sparacio graduated summa cum laude from Pace University, where he earned a bachelor’s degree in public accounting. He is a Certified Public Accountant and holds a Series 27 Financial and Operations Principal license. He is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants.