Get to know OneAdvent

Deborah Cole

Financial Accountant, Advent USA

Time at OneAdvent

6 years

Responsible for

Leading the US division in compliance with all financial, tax and regulatory requirements and supporting new businesses.

What's the best thing about your job?

Providing infrastructure support to US businesses with an eye to risk management and best practices based on my years of diverse experience.

What makes OneAdvent different?

The high level of commitment to doing things the right way, focusing on honest and ethical business strategies.

Summarise your career history...

Employed by the Texas Commission on the Arts, prior to transitioning into accounting as a Certified Public Accountant. I specialised in high net-worth family offices, and have extensive industry experience across hedge funds, oil and gas, real estate, foreign exchange and investments, construction, portfolio management and non-profit foundations. I’m currently focusing on insurance and leasing divisions in the US.

How do you spend your spare time?

Travelling nationally and internationally.

What is your most unusual hobby?

Raising goats...

Most people don't know...

Studied Aegean Mycenaean art at Oxford University.