Howard Kaufman

Chief Financial Officer

Howard joined Seaport in 1999. He is responsible for the Firm’s accounting, finance, compliance and administrative functions and for leading its transaction structuring and its partner reporting and communications program. 

Prior to joining Seaport, Howard was Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of Lynch & Mayer, Inc., a registered investment advisor that had more than $6.5 billion in assets under management. In that capacity, he was responsible for overseeing the firm’s financial, legal and administrative affairs, as well as compliance with requirements of the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission and other regulatory agencies. He also served as President and as Financial and Operations Principal of Lynch & Mayer Securities Corp., Lynch & Mayer’s broker subsidiary. Before working for Lynch & Mayer, Howard served as Financial Vice President of the Carteret Financial Group and several predecessor companies, participating in the structuring of the firm’s leveraged equipment leasing arrangements. Prior to joining Carteret Financial, he was employed as an auditor with Price Waterhouse. 

Howard, a Certified Public Accountant, received a BS in Accounting from the University of Scranton.