Leadership - Management Team
Toni Sanzone was appointed Chief Financial Officer in 2017. Ms. Sanzone has helped guide W. P. Carey through its rapid evolution in recent years and is responsible for overseeing vital financial and risk mitigation functions in the U.S. and Europe, including accounting and financial reporting, information technology, internal audit, tax and treasury. Ms. Sanzone also served as Chief Financial Officer of CPA:18 – Global until its merger with and into the Company in August 2022.
Prior to joining W. P. Carey in 2013, Ms. Sanzone served as Corporate Controller at iStar Inc. (NYSE: STAR), a publicly traded REIT acquired by Safehold in 2023 (NYSE: SAFE), from 2006 to 2013 and held various accounting and financial reporting roles at Bed Bath and Beyond, Inc. (NASDAQ: BBBY) from 2004 to 2006. Ms. Sanzone also occupied various positions in the assurance and advisory services practice of Deloitte LLP from 1998 to 2004. Ms. Sanzone is a Certified Public Accountant licensed in the state of New York and graduated magna cum laude with a B.S. in Accounting from Long Island University, C.W. Post (now LIU Post).