André Sterley Senior Manager, Digital Asset Group Leader
Experienced finance professional with a background in public accounting (US GAAP & IFRS) providing audit, review, accounting and financial due diligence services primarily to startup (Seed / Series A) through established (Series B – D) software and software as a service (SaaS) providers in the digital media, travel and advertising industries.
André works closely with tech founders, CEOs, CFOs and controllers to correctly account for key areas such as revenue recognition, software capitalization, stock based compensation, convertible notes, forex translation etc.
André co-founded and leads Mazars Digital Asset Group for Mazars USA to help navigate accounting, audit and tax issues as it relates to cryptoassets, distribituted ledger technologies and token sales.
André is a Certified Bitcoin Professional (CBP). A Certified Bitcoin Professional is knowledgeable about the Bitcoin blockchain, Bitcoin transactions, and how the Bitcoin network operates.
CBPs are able to apply Bitcoin technology to their professional area of expertise and understand privacy aspects, double-spending, and other issues that relate to the currency.