John L. Fridlington
Vice President – Tax Director
John L. Fridlington joined Global Securitization Services, LLC (“GSS”) in November of 2004. He oversees the tax function of the firm, working closely with senior level management and the accounting personnel at GSS to ensure the timely and accurate completion of the tax filings for each special purpose company under management. Mr. Fridlington’s broad background in both domestic and cross-border tax matters enables Global to facilitate its clients’ questions and concerns related to the tax positions of their structures and special purpose vehicles. Fortune 1000 companies have selected Mr. Fridlington to serve as Independent Director for their SPV subsidiaries established to finance commercial real estate, and many classes of financial assets.
Prior to joining GSS, Mr. Fridlington spent six years at KPMG LLP as a Senior Manager in the Structured Leasing Group where he was responsible for diverse research, development, and implementation of financing and leasing strategies. Previous to this, he spent five years at AT&T Capital Corporation as a Manager in both the international and federal tax groups, and began his career at Amper, Politziner, and Mattia.
Mr. Fridlington received a Bachelor of Science degree in Accounting from The College of New Jersey in 1991 and a Master of Science degree in Taxation from Fairleigh Dickinson University in 1997. He obtained his New Jersey Certified Public Accountant license in 1994, and is a member of the Tax Executives Institute, the Wall Street Tax Institute, the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, and the New Jersey Society of Certified Public Accountants. He lives in Wantagh, New York with his wife.