Parnia Pandkhou has over 20 years of financial expertise as CFO/Controller for startup and global companies specializing in manufacturing, bio-plastic, technology and apparel industries. She played key roles in formulating company strategic business plans, managing capital request and budgeting processes, developing financial and tax strategies, the finance/accounting aspects of corporate mergers and risk mitigation, reducing operating costs, increasing profitability and expanding business development. Parnia is a professor of financial accounting and financial management at the Fashion Institute of Design and Merchandising (FIDM). She began teaching at FIDM in 2005 and served as an advisor to the college’s business program development. She is fluent in French and Farsi.
Business Administration (Accounting) B.S., California State University of Northridge
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Certified Public Accountant (CPA), Licensed in California; Member, California Society of CPAs; Member, American Institute of Certified of Public Accountant (AICPA)
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