NIHARIKA KHAITAN is vice president, corporate controller at Juniper Networks and is responsible for the accounting and reporting of the company’s worldwide consolidated financial statements. She is a collaborative leader who offers pragmatic solutions for complex strategic transactions, new company initiatives, and business offerings. Before joining Juniper, Khaitan was in similar roles at other high-tech multinational companies, such as Fortinet and VeriSign; prior to that, she was an auditor at Deloitte. She is a Licensed Certified Public Accountant (inactive) in California. Khaitan focuses on team strengths by building a welcoming culture, and she is a champion for inclusion and diversity at Juniper.