Photographic portrait of Winna Brown
NextWave Private Equity is not just a tag line. It can transform sectors and companies by re-imagining the art of the possible and, ultimately, change people’s lives for the better.

Winna Brown

EY Americas Financial Accounting Advisory Services Private Equity Leader

Trusted advisor to fast-growing, transitional companies. Believes in what matters is who is with you for the ride. Family. Friends. Trusted Relationships.

Areas of focus Growth Private equity Health
Office Boston, US

Winna is the EY Americas Financial Accounting Advisory Services Private Equity Leader. She is also the host of  EY’s NextWave Private Equity Podcast.

Winna has served clients in a variety of sectors including private equity, technology, life sciences, healthcare, retail, education, and manufacturing and distribution.

She has over 20 years of experience working with both global and fast-growing companies, leading large assignments including: IPOs, cross-border filings and transactions, audit engagements, IFRS-US GAAP conversions, M&A transactions and process improvement/finance transformation projects.

Winna holds a GDPA from McGill University and a BA in Industrial Relations from McGill University.

Winna is a US Certified Public Accountant (CPA) and a Chartered Accountant (CA) in both Canada and Australia.

How Winna is building a better working world

“My role is to help companies grow and transform and ultimately execute a successful exit. I am energized working alongside all the talented people who collaborate to bring a company’s vision and purpose to life.”