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Helen Kane Expert Information

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Hedge Trackers, LLC

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Helen Kane is the founder and president of Hedge Trackers, a Silicon Valley-based ASC 815 (FAS 133) consulting, outsourcing and software firm providing corporations with globally compliant accounting, reporting and analytics services for the effective hedging of foreign currency, interest rate and commodity risk.

Kane is a widely recognized leader in the application of ASC 815 within corporate environments. She chairs both the East and West Coast annual Accounting for Derivatives Conferences, provides training to audit firms, state regulators, the AICPA Credit Union Conference, and is invited to guest lecture at California universities and international conferences.

Since launching Hedge Trackers in 2000, Kane has provided vision and leadership underpinning the firm’s evolution into a premier provider of hedge program management software, consulting, outsourced derivative accounting and knowledge transfer programs.

Prior to founding her company, Kane was a senior manager at Deloitte & Touche in the Capital Markets Group, leading its Silicon Valley risk management practice. She has also served in treasury, finance and accounting roles for multinational corporations. Kane holds a B.A. (with Honors) from Arizona State University, and a Masters from the Thunderbird School of Global Management.