Tina Knauss

Tina, a California CPA, joined PwC San Jose in 2000 as a Manager and is now a newly admitted Partner in PwC’s Assurance practice and specializes in Software and Internet companies. Prior to this Tina served as the lead senior manager on eBay and Twitter. She completed a tour in PwC’s National Office in 2010 and in this role Tina provided assistance to clients across the country with complex accounting matters, particularly in the areas of revenue recognition and compensation. Tina has served many multinational clients in the software, hardware and computers and networking sectors, and has significant experience with the administration of multi-location integrated audit engagements. She also has extensive experience with venture-backed start-up companies. Tina grew up in Goleta, CA and obtained a bachelors degree in Business Administration with an Emphasis in Accounting from the University of Colorado-Boulder. Tina started her career in the Denver office of Arthur Andersen in July 1995 and also spent time in Richmond, VA before joining PwC San Jose. Tina is married to Ryan and together they have two beautiful daughters, Ashley who is 8, and Hailey who is 6.