Michele is a Principal in the Forensic practice of Deloitte Financial Advisory Services Services LLP. She has over 25 years of experience spanning business/financial strategy, financial management, internal controls, and anti-corruption compliance and investigations. While at Deloitte, she has participated in numerous engagements assisting clients in evaluating anti-corruption compliance programs, conducting corruption and fraud-related investigations, assessing internal controls and remediating control deficiencies. In addition, she has participated in variety of corporate reorganization projects. Michele’s industry specialties include technology, telecommunications, aerospace/defense and medical devices. She has led projects in China, Brazil, India, Russia, Mexico, Turkey, Nigeria and other emerging markets.
Prior to joining the Firm, Michele held strategy and financial positions at Lockheed Martin Corporation. While at Lockheed Martin, she worked on a variety of business and financial strategy projects including: performing market and competitive analysis, supporting the development and implementation of international business strategies, evaluating joint venture/strategic alliance/M&A opportunities, developing business plans, investment analyses and valuation models, and analyzing financing alternatives. In addition, Ms. Cross held program finance and financial planning & analysis positions.