As a Director in PwC’s Risk Assurance consulting practice, Sarika has over 16 years of consulting and auditing experience helping clients manage their risk and systems of internal control. Specializing in financial services, enterprise application and business process controls, data governance, security and regulatory compliance, Sarika has served companies ranging from large multinationals to US-based clients across industries. As a result, she is well-versed in the significant role in which risk and internal control play in the financial and operational effectiveness for companies.
Sarika earned a Masters of Accountancy, with a Specialization in Systems, from the University of Florida. In 2008, Sarika completed a five-month tour in Berlin, Germany with Genesis Park, PwC’s highly selective global leadership development program for high performing staff. She is a Certified Information Privacy Professional (CIPP), a Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA), and Certified Public Accountant (CPA), licensed in the state of Georgia. Sarika is also a member of the IAPP, AICPA, IIA, and ISACA.
Sarika recently completed her term as a Board Member for Dress for Success Atlanta. This Atlanta-based affiliate of Dress for Success Worldwide is a non-profit organization that provides free services to women seeking to improve their lives and, in turn, the lives of their families. She actively ran fundraisers to support the programs, initiatives, and operations of Dress for Success Atlanta. She is also actively involved in Atlanta business discussions such as the Atlanta Interactive Marketing Association’s Data Privacy panel.