I am a Managing Director at Ankura Consulting with more than 20 years of professional experience in audit and forensic accounting and am based in New York. I specialize in Securities and Exchange Commission enforcement proceedings, internal investigations, Foreign Corrupt Practices Act and anticorruption reviews and litigation support. I have extensive international experience, including being based in Shanghai and Hong Kong for four years leading FCPA investigations and assisting multinational corporations design and implement anti-bribery and corruption compliance programs. Some recent representative matters include:
· Assisting outside counsel of a multi-billion-dollar European medical device manufacturer to perform a disgorgement and pre-judgement interest calculation in connection with SEC and DOJ settlement negotiations.
· Assisting a global advertising firm in conducting an enterprise-wide risk assessment and provided guidance regarding key elements of their compliance function.
· Assisted counsel in the review of the compliance program one of the world’s largest tobacco companies.
In my free time, I enjoy travel and volunteering at charities that support individuals on the Autism spectrum as well as local no kill animal shelters.