Edua Dickerson is the Alphabet Finance Strategy and Operations Manager / Chief of Staff to the Alphabet Controller and Chief Accounting Officer. She has been with Google since 2015 and is currently responsible for partnering closely with the leadership team to drive key team initiatives forward. Previously with Google she managed operations for the invoicing of many of Google's products and worked as a Finance PM, focused on transformative data infrastructure strategy and governance. Before joining Google, Edua worked as a management consultant specializing in M&A for insurance and technology companies. She also spent over five years working as a financial auditor with PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP, serving Fortune 500 high-tech companies in the Silicon Valley.
Driven by her passion for underrepresented minorities, she helped spearhead many initiatives within Google's Finance Organization for Black Finance Professionals, as well as their allies and advocates.
Edua earned her MBA from Duke University’s Fuqua School of Business and received her BS in Mathematics/Applied Science: Management & Accounting from the University of California Los Angeles. Edua is an active Fuqua alumna, recruiting for Google and serving as a mentor and coach for members of the MLT (Management Leadership for Tomorrow’s) community. She also holds an active CPA license for the state of California.
In her spare time, Edua enjoys exploring the wineries of California, hiking, and spending time with her family and friends.