Larry Sussman, CFA

Partner & Head of Corporate Finance

Park Avenue

Leadership Team


Larry is the Head of Corporate Finance and a Partner in the New York office. He is responsible for day-to-day planning, implementing, managing and controlling all financial-related activities of the company, including direct responsibility for accounting, finance, forecasting, strategic planning, and deal analysis. He has more than twenty years of experience in the financial services industry. Larry is a member of the firm’s Executive Committee.

Prior to joining Cerity Partners, Larry served as the Director of Operations for the New York Private Bank & Trust, responsible for the bank’s finance and operations. Before NYPB&T, he was the Director of Finance for CIT Small Business Lending, one of the nation’s leading providers of small business credit. Larry also served as Vice President of Private Client Services at Bear Stearns in New York City, where he worked as an asset allocation specialist. He was a member of Deutsche Bank’s Private Client Group on a team responsible for managing over $800 million in private client assets. Also at Deutsche Bank, he was appointed to the Private Client Group’s equity research team, responsible for overseeing the financial services sector.


  • B.A. in Economics with honors from Dickinson College
  • MBA in Finance from New York University


  • CFA® charterholder
  • Awarded Best Finance Business Leader 2020 (New York) by Acquisition International

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