Practice Areas

  • Accounting & bookkeeping
  • Audit & assurance
  • Business tax
  • CFO / financial outsourcing
  • IFRS
  • Payroll outsourcing
  • Reporting on accounting systems & internal controls
  • Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX)
  • Transfer pricing


Certified public accountant by profession leads the audit and tax services lines at Galeano & Asociados. Juan has an accumulated experience of more than 25 years in Public Accounting, and most of them worked in an international firm (Big Four / EY) for which he worked for the last 10 years as an audit partner serving both local and international clients. He formed his experience in industries such as: banking, insurance, commercial, manufacturing, retail, among others; of companies from Europe, Asia and America. He also has previous international experience (in Big Four / EY) when he was part of both the Chicago and Barcelona offices where he worked in auditing. His experience has solid bases in International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS), USGAAP, Sarbanes-Oxley / PCAOB, Basel, Panamanian Taxation, among other regulations. During his career as a professional he has been able to participate in countless audits that have allowed him to visualize as an executive, business perspectives in different industries combining a practical but conservative vision at the same time, together with a positive attitude to collaborate with his clients on the different issues regarding operational and business risks, supporting them in making administrative decisions assertively.