Deepika Sandhu is a Partner in Connor Group’s Financial Operations (FinOps) practice. Deepika has over 20 years of direct industry, management consulting and Big 4 experience business process improvement, financial operations and organizational effectiveness. Deepika has led many projects for high-growth companies in the areas of close process optimization, public company readiness, internal controls and system implementations & optimizations. Deepika also has significant experience in risk consulting, helping clients to quantify and pro-actively mitigate risks and assessing companies overall internal control effectiveness. Previously Deepika was a Senior Manager in the advisory practice of Grant Thornton LLP and the head of Business Process Improvement and Internal Controls at bebe Stores, Inc. Deepika was also a Senior Management Consultant with Deloitte & Touche. Deepika completed a MSc in Local Economic Development from the London School of Economics and a Dual BA in Economics and International Relations from Scripps College.