Our Team 2021-05-20T12:41:08+00:00

Our Team


Nick Larchenko
Managing Partner

Nick specializes in complex technical and general accounting matters. He has over 20 years of experience in the industry, including 14 years at a Big Four accounting firm in the audit and capital markets practice. As a manager, Nick focuses on efficient project execution guided by clear strategic goals. Nick has a strong appreciation of financial reporting as both a compliance and business function. He is a CPA licensed in the state of New York, holds an MBA from University of California in Los Angeles (UCLA) and a Ph.D. in accounting from Moscow State University

nick.larchenko@FinAcco.org | tel: 213.296.3020


Noel Navarro

Noel brings more than nineteen years of professional experience in public accounting, financial reporting and internal audit.

Over the span of his career, Noel has managed numerous projects related to SEC reporting, technical accounting, financial due-diligence, and SOX compliance. He has provided transaction and risk advisory services to both public and privately-held companies ranging in size from start-ups to Fortune 100 companies. Noel has obtained his B.A. in Business Econ., emphasis in Accounting from the University of California at Santa Barbara.

Noel.Navarro@FinAcco.org | tel: 213.296.3020, ext 702


Denis Podshivalenko
Director- Valuation Services

Denis brings more than 15 years of valuation experience in the U.S. and internationally, focusing on valuation of debt and equity instruments including embedded features and warrants, business valuation and purchase price allocation. Denis is experienced in the area of impairment tests covering goodwill, other intangible assets, and long-lived tangible assets. Denis has a Ph.D. in Economics from Rostov State University, professional valuer diploma from Moscow State Construction University and is a member of Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors.


Iryna Lowry

Iryna Lowry

Iryna has over 8 years of progressive professional experience in financial reporting, accounting and financial analysis at a private equity firm and real estate investment trust. She is highly skilled in compiling financial statements, cash flows forecasting, analyzing budget to actual and valuation models. In her previous roles as a senior investment accountant, she was responsible for all aspects of accounting and financial analysis of seven private funds. Iryna is a California licensed CPA. She graduated with a Master's degree in Accountancy from National University. Currently, she actively pursues her MBA degree from University of California in Los Angeles (UCLA).

Iryna.Lowry@FinAcco.org | tel: 213.296.3020, ext 700


Carlos Lara

Carlos has extensive experience with various accounting functions, including managing AP, closing accounting books and Sarbanes-Oxley compliance. He began his career in corporate bankruptcy, assisting clients with the financial aspects of the Chapter 11 process. His industry experience covers a wide range of sectors, including import/export, fashion, media production and distribution. Carlos earned his Bachelor’s from the University of California, Santa Barbara.

carlos.lara@FinAcco.org | tel: 213.296.3020, ext 701


Michael Andreica
Senior Consultant

Michael consults companies on a number of technical accounting matters, including stock compensation, financial instruments and revenue recognition. He has implemented new revenue recognition standards for a number of organizations. Michael also has significant experience conducting internal audits. Michael’s industry experience covers healthcare, real-estate, advertising, construction, defense contracting, IT and software, including SAS. Michael received his B.A. in Business Management from City University of New York.