Seasoned assurance practitioner with more than 15 years of accounting and auditing experience Sonia is specialized audits of consolidated and stand-alone financial statements prepared under Italian GAAP, IFRS as well as US GAAP including integrated financial statement audits (404 assignments).
Over the last 7 years Sonia also gained significant experienced in Transaction Advisory Services (TAS), straightened by a 2-years secondment experience at the Grant Thornton LLP office in New York. In particular financial due diligence for financial and corporate strategic buyers (sellers) from a variety of industries managing client expectations concerning project deliverables and deadlines.
Deep experience providing consultancy services to enhance the effectiveness, quality, and value received from internal audit SOX implementation for US subsidiary corporations, as well as for IFRS (International Financial Reporting Standards), implementation and post-implementation review, working directly with senior management.
Core clients operate in manufacturing, retail and distribution (including supermarket chains) as well as, technology industries. Most of them are Private equity fund, Public Companies (Fortune 500) or multinational entities with operations in Italy, United States and internationally.
- USA Certified Public Accountant.
- Several post graduated training courses in audit, tax and business administration and accounting.
- Graduated with honor in law (University of Florence).