Financial executive Peter Donato has joined Hythiam, a provider of specialised behavioural health management services to health plans, employers and unions, as chief financial officer (CFO), replacing the interim principal financial and accounting officer. Donato brings nearly 20 years of professional experience to the company.
Prior to joining Hythiam, Donato was CFO at IRIS International, a medical diagnostics company, and before that was CFO at a medical imaging company. Over Donato’s career, which includes stints at Ernst & Young, Accellent, General Motors, Honda and Scotts-Miracle Gro, he was responsible for rebuilding and managing finance and accounting departments, managing all aspects of SEC reporting and SOX 404 compliance, running IT departments, and performing complex financial analysis to enhance operational efficiency, and improve revenue and cost savings.
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