Audit Partner, Grant Thornton
Andrea is Audit Partner at Grant Thornton LLP in the technology practice. She started her career as a financial statement auditor in Seattle and then moved to Bangalore, India for a year where she managed KPMG’s shared services center before arriving in the Bay Area in 2011. Her clients range from startups to publicly traded multi-national companies in the technology industry with a primary focus on SaaS. She is a licensed Certified Public Accountant in California. Andrea holds a Bachelors in Business Administration and a Masters of Professional Accounting from the University of Washington. Through her passion for travel, Andrea observed the opportunity gap for women worldwide and seeks to empower women through knowledge sharing and mentoring.
Three things I have learned from Career Girls: “One, that women can do anything, two, never give up and three, we are strong, intelligent and we have the power to change the world by working in the fields that we are passionate about.” – Isobel, Student
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