Managing Director | US Fintech Practice Leader
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Alaina is a managing director and leads both Deloitte’s US Fintech practice and its Global Financial Services Ecosystem & Alliances program. In these current roles, she leads teams that advise fintech companies on critical topics ranging from initial business model development to tax compliance, risk management, regulatory and compliance considerations, data strategy, global growth, and exit planning. She also advises financial institutions in defining and executing their innovation strategy, including in the identification of relevant potential partners that may accelerate their efforts.
She has served in a variety of financial services roles for more than 10 years at Deloitte. Alaina has served as Deloitte’s global relationship leader for several large investment banks and investment management companies.
Before joining Deloitte, she worked for several advisory firms developing business across Asia and the US. She began her career advising US multinationals on their China business strategy.
Alaina graduated from Indiana University with bachelor’s degrees in management and marketing, and Chinese language and literature. She lives in San Francisco and enjoys traveling, gardening, cooking, hiking and practicing yoga. Alaina is passionate about health and wellness including affordable access to basic financial services.