Ira Putra is a California Certified Public Accountant with more than 16 years experience in public accounting. As the Chief Financial Officer, she is responsible for AVANA Capital’s financial reporting and its overall financial management strategy. Ira has a strong background in business audits, reviews, and internal control assessment, as well as personal and business tax returns.
Ira’s past professional experience includes working as an independent auditor and as part of an auditing team for over 50 various franchised dealerships throughout the nation, including those for Ford Motor Company’s Dealer Development Program and as an internal auditor for Auto Nation in the Southern California region. Ira started a consulting business in 1999 called IP Consulting (California Board Certified Accountancy Corporation), which provides services such as startup processing, financial reporting, budgeting, tax planning, and management consulting. She combines her accounting strengths, her business mind, and her management skills to help other businesses grow.
Ira has a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration with a concentration in Accounting from the University of California, from which she graduated Cum Laude.
Typical Ira: A planner, thinking of tomorrow and to make the most of today.
Past Itineraries: Biking down Mt. Haleakala in Maui at sunrise, hiking up and down the Grand Canyon in a day, experiencing the awe of the presence of Borobudur temple in Indonesia, climbing the Great Wall in China and eating lobster on the beach in Bali at sunset.
Passionate About: Hiking, swimming, home interior designing, and canine training.
Guilty Pleasure: Definitely ice cream!
Personal Motto: Live well, Laugh often, Love much
Favorite Quote: “I am not a product of my circumstances. I am a product of my decisions.” -Stephen R. Covey.