Julie Simpson currently serves as Vice President, Head of Internal Audit and Chief Audit Executive at eBay. In this role, she oversees three critical risk management and control functions: Internal Audit, Sarbanes-Oxley and Enterprise Risk Management, as well several of eBay’s finance leadership development programs. Julie also serves on the Board of the eBay Foundation.
Prior to joining eBay, Julie spent approximately twenty years in a variety of risk, controls, accounting and finance management roles at Yahoo!, PayPal, Visto, and 3Com. She started her career at Arthur Andersen, a public accounting firm, working in the Los Angeles and San Jose, California offices.
Julie has a Bachelor of Arts in Economics with an emphasis in Accounting from the University of California, Santa Barbara, and is a licensed Certified Public Accountant.