Sreela Venkataratnam

VP, Finance & Business Operations at Tesla

Sreela Venkataratnam is currently the Vice President of Finance & Business Operations at Tesla. Prior to this, they served as the Director of Accounting at Tesla Motors from March 2013 to August 2015. Venkataratnam has also worked as a Controller at Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers from January 2011 to December 2013, and as Sr. Manager of SEC Reporting at Intuitive Surgical from January 2006 to December 2011. Sreela began their career at Ernst & Young in January 1998 as an Audit Manager and left in December 2003 to join Mercury Interactive Corporation as Revenue Manager.

Sreela Venkataratnam has a Masters in Accounting from the University of Waterloo. Sreela is a Certified Public Accountant (CPA) and is licensed in California. Sreela is also a Chartered Accountant (CA) in Canada.

Some direct reports include Gabrielle Bressack - Director of Finance & Business Operations, Nelson Wong - Director of FP&A & Business Operations. Some of their coworkers include David Jon Feinstein - Senior Director, Global Trade & New Markets - Finance, Martin Viecha - Head of Investor Relations, and Ron Klein - VP, Treasurer. Their manager is Zach Kirkhorn, CFO & Master of Coin.


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