Ayla Queiroga is a Senior Director with nearly a decade of experience. As a Certified Public Accountant, Ayla’s diverse industry background spans countless sectors and geographic regions.
Representative Accordion engagements include private equity portfolio companies of Permira, Francisco Partners, AE Industrial, and Carlyle as well as a venture-backed company. Mandates include accounting process rebuilds around procure to pay and order to cash, purchase price accounting and opening balance sheet development, audit assistance, financial statement development, internal and external reporting improvements, and system implementation assistance. Across engagements, she works hand-in-hand with the senior management, finance/accounting, and private equity operations teams.
Before joining Accordion, Ayla was with Daymon Worldwide, a leader in end-to-end retail servicing. She was as a Manager in their international finance and accounting department, overseeing seventeen countries within Europe and Africa. She streamlined and enhanced their quarterly and annual close processes and played an integral role in the redevelopment of their intercompany process.
Prior to Daymon Worldwide, Ayla spent two years with Sun Products Corporation, where she handled their consolidation process, annual audits, and numerous other projects. She was the lead on implementing a new ERP and revamped their annual audit and monthly close process to meet stricter debt guidelines. She was also key in handling complex accounting issues for company restructuring.
Having begun her career at McGladrey, Ayla spent three years in the public auditing space with clients in numerous sectors.
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