As the principal in charge of Deloitte Tax LLP’s Global Trade Advisory practice, Kristine advises clients on global trade strategy, risk management and operations. In her role, she collaborates with Deloitte’s global network of trade professionals and technology specialists to design and implement solutions to serve clients in a complex global trade environment. Kristine brings more than 20 years of global trade experience, as an attorney and consultant. Her broad coverage of trade matters ranges from effective design and transformation of trade functions, processes, and controls to identifying and implementing duty reduction strategies. Trade data analytics and automation are often a cornerstone in each project area. Kristine has extensive experience launching global trade Centers of Excellence – providing managed services in fundamental trade areas such as classification and free trade agreements. Her experiences include both outsourcing and assisting clients to design and stand up internal centers. Over the past decade she has regularly chaired global trade benchmarking events, facilitating workshops of trade executives covering areas such as strategic trade analysis, enabling corporate growth through trade process, innovation through technology, and risk management techniques. She is a frequent speaker on global customs valuation, the interconnection between transfer pricing and customs, and foreign trade zone taxation.