Partner, Advisory Leader, Grant Thornton
Sandra Damijan, PhD, CFE is partner and leads the advisory business at Grant Thornton Slovenia. She is also the President of the Slovene Chapter of the Association of Certified Fraud Examiners and ACFE Advisory Council Member. Prior to that she served as Vice President of the ACFE Higher Education Advisory Board and was Fraud Magazine column editor (FraudEDge). Sandra was one of the authors of the Slovenian Corporate Integrity Guidelines. She worked in both the public and private sectors including big multinational firms, where she led the forensic services practice, fraud investigations and provided consultancy on forensic, risk management and compliance matters. Before that she worked in the Commission for the Prevention of Corruption since 2005, where she was Assistant Head of the Sector for Integrity. She has extensive consulting experience in various CEE and CIS countries. Sandra is lecturer and researcher at the School of Economics and Business at the University of Ljubljana. She holds PhD in Financial Management from the Faculty of Economics, University of Ljubljana.