Petra Barone

Petra Barone, Director, Accounting and Commissions, Private Advisor Group

Fun Fact: Petra is fluent in German and loves spending time with her family, skiing and gardening.

Petra Barone

Director, Accounting and Commissions

Petra Barone joined Private Advisor Group in February 2011 as a client service associate, transitioning to become the in-house accountant in January 2013. Petra brings more than 20 years of accounting experience to her role as director of accounting and commissions. Petra previously worked with Coopers & Lybrand—one of the “big eight” accounting firms—an experience that provided her with a diverse knowledge of various industries, with a focus on foreign banks and hospitals. She eventually left Coopers & Lybrand to become the general accounting and reporting manager for Häagen-Dazs. After her first daughter was born in 1996, Petra resigned from Häagen-Dazs to work on consulting projects. For the past 17 years, she has also worked part-time for a retirement consulting firm that provides third-party administration and retirement plan design. Petra is an active volunteer, serving as a chairperson on several committees at her daughters’ school and in the community.

She lives in Morristown, NJ, with her husband and their two teenage daughters. Education: BS in accounting, Rutgers University Designations: CPA (inactive), State of NJ