Brunken, Teresita

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  • Brunken has extensive professional experience in varied accounting, human resources, tax, and finance fields, with more than twenty years of experience in the pharmaceutical industry.

    She served as global vice president of tax and treasury (1984-2006), as chief financial officer, vice president of finance and corporate treasurer for the U.S. division (1997-2005), as assistant treasurer and corporate tax manager (1996-1997), as corporate tax manager (1990-1996) and as assistant tax manager (1984-1990) of Stiefel Laboratories, Inc., in Coral Gables, Florida. From 1981 to 1984, she as associate and senior accountant at Rachlin & Cohen, CPAs, also in Coral Gables, Florida.

    Brunken is a certified Florida Public Accountant and a member of the Florida Institute of Certified Public Accountants.

research interests

  • Consolidated Financial Reporting; Cost Accounting; Domestic and International Tax Compliance and Planning; Merger and Acquisitions, Including Due Diligence; Payroll and Benefits Administration; Treasury Management
  • Consolidated Financial Reporting
    Cost Accounting
    Domestic and International Tax Compliance and Planning
    Merger and Acquisitions, Including Due Diligence
    Payroll and Benefits Administration
    Treasury Management

teaching overview

  • Accounting for Decisions
    Financial Accounting III
    Income Tax Accounting
    Management Accounting
    Seminar In Taxation
    Small Business Accounting and Consulting
    Small Business Accounting Staff
    Special Topics in Accounting
    Taxation of Corporations and Partnerships
    Taxation of Corporations II
    V/A Tax Strategies

full name

  • Teresita Brunken