I am the Americas FinTech and Growth Markets Leader within the Financial Services Organization (FSO) at EY, and have more than 19 years of experience serving clients in the financial services and technology industries. I’m passionate about helping our clients succeed in, and adapt to a rapidly changing technology and financial services environment. I am focused on enabling all aspects of the FinTech ecosystem: including investors, entrepreneurs, startups, to existing legacy financial institutions. EY is committed to building a better working world, and I am proud of what we are doing to improve and advance financial services via FinTech and high-growth companies. I have a breadth and depth of experience leading complex advisory and assurance projects, including internal audit co-sourcing and outsourcing, financial audit, FinTech innovation, payment processing, governance risk & compliance implementations, IT risk management, and controls optimization efforts. I’ve served Fortune 500 companies and high-growth startups in the financial services and technology sectors throughout my career, most recently working on engagements focused on improving and scaling processes, systems integration, internal audit assessments and large transformation initiatives. EY’s Financial Services team in the West serves a diverse client base of innovative and entrepreneurial companies spanning the banking and capital markets, wealth and asset management and insurance sectors. EY is a market leader in the Bay Area, serving more than 75% of the region’s companies listed on the Silicon Valley 150.