Susan Tomilo is a Director in the Chicago office of Sikich Investment Banking. Susan has over 15 years experience in strategy, general management and consulting roles advising public and private companies in high technology, software and health care industries. Prior to joining Sikich, Susan was a Director at Levi Littell Herbst & Co., a boutique investment bank in Chicago, where she focused on mergers and acquisitions and strategic advisory for privately held companies and Venture Funds. Susan was previously a Strategy Consultant at BlueCross BlueShield Association where she advised Blue Plans on acquisitions and other strategic issues. As the Director of Business Development at Certicom, an encryption software company (now owned by RIM), she had responsibility for the strategy, alliances and operations of an enterprise software business unit. She was formerly a Strategy Director at Scient, and held Strategy Consulting roles at Accenture and Gemini Consulting where she advised high technology firms in Europe, Asia, Australia and the U.S. Susan was also a Product Manager at SBC (now AT&T). Susan is registered with the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA) as a Series 7 General Securities Representative and a Series 79 Investment Banking Representative.