Get the latest news and updates from Connor Group.

IPO Roadmap: Building a Team for Speed and Efficiency

Not only is your accounting staff key to helping you get the most out of your processes and technology, they’re also your most valuable resource in creating strategies that support the company’s financial health and sustainability. A crucial part of the IPO process is building the right team of professionals to help navigate the transition with appropriate speed, effort, and efficiency. Connor Group Partner Randa Ghantous and a panel of fellow seasoned IPO experts spoke in this week’s LS Associates and LifeSci Capitals’ latest IPO Virtual Learning Series session: IPO Roadmap: Building a Team for Speed and Efficiency. The speakers covered a variety of topics pertaining to becoming a public company, ranging from legal and general counsel activities, to corporate governance, accounting, and financial reporting requirements. The session also explored ways to optimize efforts to expedite the process and how to choose the right players to help execute a successful IPO. 

Couldn’t make it, don’t worry access the webinar session on-demand here! 

Randa Ghantous
Partner, Technical Accounting

Randa is a Partner in Connor Group’s Technical Accounting and IPO Services practice. She has vast experience with multinational companies reporting under US GAAP and IFRS. She also has expertise in SEC reporting, preparation of financial statements, carve-outs, and the resolution of complex technical accounting transactions including revenue recognition, business combinations, debt and equity financings, provisions, assets held for sale, impairment, and fixed assets. Randa has been involved in multiple IPO and other complex transaction engagements. Her clients included companies such as Ultragenyx, Jazz Pharmaceuticals, Aduro Biotech Inc., Invuity Inc., CytomX Therapeutics, Harris and others. Randa is a Certified Public Accountant (California) and graduated from Syracuse University with a B.S. in Accounting.