Raftelis hires industry leading financial consultant & plans to open Albany Office

April 26, 2017

Raftelis is pleased to announce the hiring of John Mastracchio as a Vice President.

Mr. Mastracchio has over 22 years of experience as a financial and management consultant serving the utility, governmental, and private sectors. His experience includes financial planning and rate setting, capital financing, asset management, regionalization, litigation support, and transactional consulting, and spans several utility sectors including water, wastewater, electric, solid waste, and stormwater, along with consulting for general government, transportation, and ports. He is the vice chairperson of the American Water Works Association’s Finance, Accounting & Management Controls Committee, and a member of the National Council for Public-Private Partnerships and the Rates & Charges committee of AWWA. Mr. Mastracchio has earned the Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) designation, and is also a professional engineer.

Mr. Mastracchio, who lives in the Albany area, will head the new Raftelis office in Albany, New York. This office will help Raftelis provide more efficient and effective services to utilities throughout New York and the Northeast. Mr. Mastracchio will also continue to assist clients on a national scale, where he has served a diverse group of public entities across the country.

“We are thrilled to add John to the Raftelis team. We have always been impressed by his presence and leadership in the industry, and we know he will provide great value to our clients and our firm,” said Peiffer Brandt, Raftelis’ President and CEO. “We are also excited about the knowledge and expertise John brings regarding utilities in the Northeast and across the country. We are looking forward to opening our Albany Office and expanding our services in this region.”

You can contact John at jmastracchio@raftelis.com or (518) 391-8944.