Franchesca B. Lorio
Senior Vice President/Controller
Franchesca B. Lorio, who joined Advantage Capital Partners in 2002, provides leadership in all aspects of the firm’s accounting and financial management. As controller of all Advantage Capital entities, she is responsible for the preparation of the firm’s financial statements and numerous other periodic reports to investors, lenders and various regulatory authorities. Ms. Lorio is also responsible for cash management as well as the implementation and supervision of the firm’s reporting and compliance systems. In addition, Ms. Lorio works closely with the firm’s independent public accountants in connection with the completion of the annual audits of more than 40 Advantage Capital entities.
Prior to joining Advantage Capital, Ms. Lorio practiced public accounting for five years with several leading CPA firms, where she focused on tax and financial accounting matters. Ms. Lorio graduated cum laude from the University of Louisiana at Lafayette with a bachelor’s degree in accounting. She is a member of the Institute of Management Accountants, the American Society of Women Accountants and the Young Leadership Council.