Business 100 - 2011

Joan Carroll

Joan Carroll/PwC

Joan Carroll is a director in the Personal Finance Services Group of PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP. For over 24 years, she has provided comprehensive tax and financial planning services to high net worth individuals, managers and investors of hedge funds and private equity funds, senior corporate executives, and owners of closely held businesses.

Joan holds a BBA in accounting from Adelphi University, and currently serves on the Board of Directors of Concern Worldwide US.

She grew up in Wantagh, New York and now resides in nearby Long Beach. Her grandfather, Patrick McHugh, was born in County Leitrim, while the Carroll name hails from Westport, County Mayo. Joan is very proud to be of Irish descent, and is “grateful for the strong faith that was passed down to me.”