Anke manages the firm's accounting and financial functions, including accounting operations, financial reporting, merger and acquisition financial due diligence, and maintenance of internal controls over financial reporting. Before joining Kovitz in 2020, Anke was the parent company Controller at PEAK6 Investments, LLC. Prior to that, Anke worked as Fund Controller at Walton Street Capital, LLC, and in the assurance services group at Ernst & Young, LLP. Anke earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in Accounting with a double minor in Spanish and Communication Studies from Southwestern University, graduating cum laude. She is a licensed Certified Public Accountant (CPA) in the state of Illinois.