Jillian Rose is a Managing Director at FTI Consulting in the Washington, DC office. Ms. Rose is in the Forensic Accounting & Advisory Services practice in the Forensic & Litigation Consulting segment. She has over nineteen years of professional experience in a combination of public, corporate, and forensic accounting.
Ms. Rose’s work at FTI is comprised of expert witness services related to accountants’ professional liability and other complex litigation in a variety of settings, including federal and state court and arbitration, and involving domestic and international litigants. Her experience also includes financial investigations and accounting advisory projects including accounting restatements and internal control assessments.
Prior to joining FTI, Ms. Rose spent a decade of her career at PricewaterhouseCoopers where she managed and led multiple teams in the execution of risk-based audits and other attest procedures which entailed: assessing business and financial reporting risks, evaluating the design and operating effectiveness of internal controls for compliance with Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX) requirements, developing effective audit programs which addressed client-specific financial reporting risks and met the requirements of the applicable regulatory standards (e.g. PCAOB, SEC, international regulatory bodies, etc.), and reviewing financial statements for compliance with regulatory requirements and adherence to the relevant accounting standards. She also performed technical accounting research and provided guidance to clients in the resolution of complex accounting issues. Her client portfolio included large multinational technology, telecommunications, and defense sector companies as well as venture capital partnerships invested in biotechnology, pharmaceutical, and emerging technology portfolio companies.
Earlier in her career, Ms. Rose worked in the International Controllership department at AT&T Corp. and was a participant in the company’s Financial Leadership Program.
Ms. Rose is a recipient of the AICPA’s 2018 Standing Ovation Award for professional achievement in forensic accounting. She is a Certified Public Accountant (CPA) in the State of New Jersey and is Certified in Financial Forensics (CFF). She is a graduate of Barry University in Miami Shores, Florida where she received a B.S. in accounting.