Stephan Penn is an accomplished accounting and finance professional with over 12 years of experience in the industry. With a strong background in both Big 4 and start-up companies, he has worked in various industries, including retail, transportation, manufacturing, energy and resources, banking, private equity, wealth management, hospitality, and non-profit organizations. He has a Bachelor's degree in Accounting from the University of Utah and a Bachelor of Applied Science in Accounting from David Eccles School of Business.
Stephan has held various leadership positions throughout his career, including Vice President of Finance at Pacifica Trucks LLC, Corporate Controller at Performance Team, Director of Corporate Accounting at Orchard Supply Hardware, Senior Manager of Corporate Accounting and Treasury at Orchard Supply Hardware, and Corporate Accounting Manager & Treasury Leader at Orchard Supply Hardware. He has also worked as a Senior Financial Accountant at Edison International, Senior Accountant at Nanosolar, Inc., and an Audit Senior at Deloitte and Touche LLP.
Stephan's expertise includes Accounting Operations Management, Financial Planning & Analysis, Forecasting and Expense Control, SOX Implementation and Compliance, Management Reporting, Line of Credit and Cash Management, Tax Management, Audit and Public Reporting Support, Policies, Procedures and Internal Controls, Financial Systems Implementation, Chapter 11 Bankruptcy Accounting, Purchase Accounting, Term Loans and Asset Based Lending, SEC Reporting, ERP Implementation, and more.
With his diverse set of skills and experience, Stephan is a highly motivated and ambitious professional with a passion for building strong accounting departments in both large public and start-up companies.