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Gordon Tucker

Managing Director & San Francisco Bay Area Lead
Global Technology, Media & Telecommunications (TMT) Industry Lead

Professional Experience

Gordon is a Managing Director with Protiviti and has over 25 years of experience providing management consulting, internal and external audit services to software, internet, high tech manufacturing and life science companies. His experience includes serving companies ranging in size from emerging, high growth organizations to Global 1000 businesses. Gordon's professional experiences include consulting with executive management teams and Audit Committees on preparing to operate as a public company, developing annual risk assessments and executing global internal audit plans, ensuring effective corporate compliance, internal controls and governance requirements, assessing and implementing finance process improvements, and overall project management.

Gordon is market leader for Protiviti’s San Francisco Bay Area practice and also leads the firm's Technology, Media and Telecommunication (TMT) Industry.

Prior to joining Protiviti, Gordon was a managing director at BearingPoint and a partner in Andersen's Business Consulting Practice. Gordon began his career in Andersen’s Audit practice rising to the level of senior manager.

Gordon is a member of the Technology Industry Standards Advisory Group for the Sustainability Advisory Standards Board (SASB) and he has served as an officer of the San Francisco Chapter of the Institute of Internal Auditors, as well as a member of the Board of Governors.

Major Projects

  • Managed delivery of numerous fully outsourced and co-sourced Internal Audit services to multi-national companies through coordination of Protiviti's global network with a direct reporting relationship to the Audit Committee Chair and administrative reporting relationship to the CFO.
  • Led client service teams in developing and executing internal control compliance programs for numerous Bay Area companies ranging from newly public to established global enterprises.
  • Supported international expansion efforts for a life science company with a newly approved drug, including setting up outsourced internal audit function, delivering international site location reviews, and reviewing of third party outsource providers.

Areas of Expertise

  • Internal Audit / Financial Controls
  • Public Company Transformation

Industry Expertise

  • Technology
  • Life Science

Education

  • Boston University, Questrom School of Business

Professional Memberships and Certifications

  • Certified Public Accountant (inactive)
  • SASB, Tech Industry Standards Advisory Group
  • NACD, Emerging Board Initiative, Steering Committee member

 

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