Vivian Chao serves as Controller for Section 32 where she is responsible for designing and implementing world-class audit processes and financial procedures to support monthly, quarterly, and annual financial reporting in support of the firm’s operations. Vivian brings nearly a decade of audit and accounting experience across healthcare, technology and other vertical industries to her role at Section 32.
Prior to joining Section 32, Vivian was most recently Assistant Controller for Light Street Capital. She was responsible for leading the audit process for the firm’s funds and helped manage financial reporting for the firm and its investors. Previously, Vivian served as Accounting Manager for Collective Health, a technology company focused on simplifying employee healthcare coverage. In her role, Vivian advised Collective Health’s customers on accounting and financial reporting implications associated with the transition from fully-funded to self-funded healthcare. Vivian was formerly a Senior Associate at KPMG LLP, where she served as lead auditor for the firm’s diverse client base, including private equity, venture capital, and technology organizations.
Vivian holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration with a concentration in Accounting from Boston University School of Management. She is also a certified public accountant (inactive) in California.