Partner, Deloitte & Touche LLP
Mojgan (Mo) Vakili is a partner with Deloitte & Touche LLP, based in the Los Angeles office. She has 12 years of experience in providing risk-based accounting and valuation consulting services on a variety of matters focused primarily on financial instruments and complex structured transactions in the banking and securities industry. Mo has also served as a financial instruments and valuation subject matter resource to large public attest clients. In this capacity, Mo serves to provide deep technical knowledge on financial instrument matters from a risk mitigation perspective.
Mo has extensive experience working on various complex areas of accounting and valuation including transfers of financial assets, securitizations, mortgage servicing rights, servicing advances, compensatory fees, residual interests, derivatives and hedging activities, troubled debt restructurings, loan modifications, loan accounting, investment accounting, consolidations, and fair value measurements. She has participated as an instructor in various training workshops concerning a wide variety of technical accounting matters. This includes being a regular speaker at Mortgage Bankers Association conferences and a published author in Mortgage Banking magazine.
She has also performed assessments of policies, procedures, and practices for managing interest rate risk around various aspects of mortgage banking operations, and managing pipeline remediation efforts. She has been involved in derivative valuation and has experience helping clients with evaluating the adequacy and operational effectiveness of internal control procedures.
Mo received her B.S. in Business and Economics from the University of California at Los Angeles in 1999. She is a licensed Certified Public Accountant in the state of California as well as a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants.