Joe Pizzuto is the chief audit executive of GE Capital a position he has held since 2013.
Joe leads a team based in 14 countries worldwide, providing independent assurance on the effectiveness of the firm’s risk management, governance and controls.
Before coming to GE, Joe spent 18 years at Citigroup and its subsidiary companies where he held the roles of chief auditor for Citibank, N.A., Smith Barney, Travelers Life and Annuity Company and Citigroup Global Wealth Management. He also served as managing director and regional head of Internal Audit for Citigroup Latin America. Before Citigroup, Joe served as global custody operations manager at the Bank of New York.
Joe is a member of the Executive Committee of the Securities Industry and Financial Markets Association (SIFMA) Internal Audit Society, where he served as division President in 2009.
Joe graduated from Staten Island College with a B.S. Degree in business management.