Director | Valuation & Advisory
Rivero Gordimer & Company
Member, American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
Western Kentucky University
Bachelor of Science, Business, Concentration in Accounting
For more than 30 years, Rene Zarate has regularly worked with clients, both domestic and international, regarding business consulting matters, private equity matters, mergers and acquisitions, business valuation, and litigation support. Rene is bilingual and is fluent in English and Spanish.
From 1989 to 1999, Mr. Zarate worked in private industry as the Chief Operating Officer of a closely held healthcare organization. He maintained that position until he engineered the sale of the company to a national healthcare organization, and managed the subsequent transition. As Chief Operating Officer, Mr. Zarate was responsible for an organization which employed over 500 people, servicing clients in seven counties of west-central Florida.
His duties required his expertise in financial, regulatory, and human resource areas, in addition to a significant commitment to customer relations. In 1999, he resumed his position providing consulting services for Rivero, Gordimer & Company P.A.
Rene was awarded the Accredited in Business Valuation (ABV) designation by AICPA.
The ABV designation recognizes CPAs with extensive professional experience in business valuation. The accreditation is granted exclusively to CPAs.