Xavier is a Managing Director and leads the Risk Advisory practice in the New York Metro area. He brings over 13 years of experience, providing clients with business and technology audits, as well as providing control design assessment and process improvement services. Xavier has led numerous SOX and Internal Audit engagements for clients ranging from start-ups to Fortune 500 companies throughout his career at CFGI. He focuses on providing his clients with solutions to build strong, efficient internal control systems and practices that support their strategic objectives.

Before joining CFGI, Xavier was a Specialist in the M&A and Internal Controls group at Sikorsky Aircraft Corp (A Lockheed Martin company), where he gained first-hand industry experience in implementing and maintaining effective internal controls for both SOX and operational processes. He started his career at Ernst & Young, LLP in Stamford, CT, where he worked on a variety of clients and industries.

Xavier is a Certified Public Accountant in the state of New Hampshire and holds a Bachelor of Science Degree in Accounting from Sacred Heart University in Fairfield, CT.