Seattle-based Moss Adams (FY17 net revenue of $577 million) announced the admission of Sarah Ratra as a new partner in the technology and life sciences practice at its Silicon Valley office in Campbell, Calif.
Ratra has practiced public accounting since 1999. She consults clients in the application and implementation of new accounting policies and technical guidance in compliance with the SEC, Sarbanes-Oxley Act and U.S. generally accepted accounting principles (GAAP) requirements.
Ratra’s expertise includes working with venture funds and management companies, focusing on investment valuation and other complex accounting issues. She has led numerous initial public offerings and merger and acquisition activities. Ratra works with venture capital firms and technology companies, ranging from emerging start-ups to multinational public entities in various sectors.
“Companies are facing many new regulatory changes and reporting requirements, and I look forward to helping clients navigate these challenges, implement new accounting policies and succeed in a rapidly evolving market,” Ratra says.