Lee Pantuso joined Presidio Partners in 2013 as its Chief Financial Officer. Lee is responsible for the accounting, financial reporting, tax preparation, and internal and external compliance issues for all Presidio Partners related entities.
Lee began her career in public accounting with Arthur Andersen in San Francisco and has held a number of corporate domestic and international accounting and finance positions in support of new business operations in Denver, Brussels, and New Delhi. She was the long-time CFO of NeoCarta Ventures, a $300M venture capital fund investing primarily in technology in Silicon Valley. She was also the CFO of a boot-strapped big data analysis start-up with ties to security agencies within the Federal government as well as the CFO of an online sports pick competition platform providing games, information, and entertainment for sports fans. Both were sold to large market players.
Lee earned a bachelor of science in Accounting from the McIntyre School of Commerce at the University of Virginia and an MBA at the University of Denver. She is an inactive Certified Public Accountant in California.
When not managing the day to day back-office operations at Presidio Partners, Lee enjoys the challenge of trying to generate stimulating conversation with her three teenagers, being walked by her two shih tzus, listening to podcasts, and recreating favorite meals from the Bay Area’s best restaurants.