Master of Science, Taxation Florida International University, Miami, Florida
Bachelor, Business Administration-Accounting Florida International University, Miami, Florida
Areas of Expertise
Consolidated Financial Reporting
Domestic and International Tax Compliance and Planning
Merger and Acquisitions, Including Due Diligence
Payroll and Benefits Administration
Brunken has extensive professional experience in varied accounting, human resources, tax, and finance fields, with more than twenty years of experience in the pharmaceutical industry.
She served as global vice president of tax and treasury (1984-2006), as chief financial officer, vice president of finance and corporate treasurer for the U.S. division (1997-2005), as assistant treasurer and corporate tax manager (1996-1997), as corporate tax manager (1990-1996) and as assistant tax manager (1984-1990) of Stiefel Laboratories, Inc., in Coral Gables, Florida. From 1981 to 1984, she as associate and senior accountant at Rachlin & Cohen, CPAs, also in Coral Gables, Florida.
Brunken is a certified Florida Public Accountant and a member of the Florida Institute of Certified Public Accountants.