Principal and Founder
Negin Shakibi, a finance professional with over 25 years of experience, founded Savalan LLC to help clients achieve smart and lasting growth. Since 2009, Savalan has served as a trusted advisor and helped clients in a variety of industries successfully manage growth and reach their profitability potential.
Prior to founding Savalan, LLC, Negin was vice president of finance and provided overall financial management for a $670 million line of business at Affiliated Computer Services (ACS). Negin also spent six years as a senior manager/director at KPMG, where, among other tasks, she led a multi-year, multi million dollar federal outsourcing operation.
Earlier in her career, Negin worked at Automatic Data Processing (ADP), where she held two key positions, most recently as internal financial controls manager ensuring business-unit operations aligned with the company’s corporate objectives in its $3.6 billion Employer Services Group. She also served as controller for several business units within ADP’s Benefits Administration Division. Negin began her career in a non-profit environment and currently serves several non-profit organizations working with the federal government.
The hallmarks of Negin’s career are an ability to gauge the financial implications of every decision, the capacity to build scalable infrastructure, and a commitment that leads to long-lasting results. Now as a trusted advisor to a wide range of clients, she is determined to leverage her expertise to help small to mid-size businesses grow and thrive.
Negin obtained a Bachelor of Science in Finance from the University of Richmond and a Masters of Business Administration, with honors, from the George Washington University.