Sarah Goessler is an Associate Director at FRA in the Forensic Accounting team. Sarah has more than nine years in forensic accounting services including compliance monitorships, investigations, mergers and acquisition disputes, fraud risk management and data analytics.
Sarah has extensive experience supporting companies and individuals responding to enforcement matters brought by the US Department of Justice (DOJ) and Securities Exchange Commission (SEC), including a multi-year Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (FCPA) Monitorship involving the assessment of a Brazilian-based company’s global anti-bribery and corruption controls.
Sarah recently conducted a review of a multinational aluminium producer’s compliance controls pursuant to an international arbitration proceeding and currently leads an asset tracing matter related to an ongoing FCPA investigation. Her experience also includes supporting the resolve of purchase price and Earnout disputes in the chemical manufacturing, engineering, and software industries.
Prior to joining FRA, Sarah was a member of KPMG’s Forensic practice where she focused on fraud risk management, damages calculations, and data analytics. She also developed custom analytics to evaluate anti-bribery and corruption controls, facilitate risk-based transactional testing, and identify areas for process improvement.
Sarah is a Certified Public Accountant (CPA) in the State of Texas and has a Masters of Science in Management Information Systems from Texas A&M University. She also holds a Bachelor’s degree in Accounting.