Lynne Born


Lynne Born

Partner, Chief Operating Officer

Lynne Born is a Partner and the Chief Operating Officer of Seiler LLP, a large regional accounting firm located in Silicon Valley and San Francisco.  The firm specializes in high-net-worth individuals and families, as well as large privately held businesses, and has been consistently recognized as a national “Best of the Best” firm for 12 years and counting.  Lynne previously served as a leader in the firm’s Multi-Family Office, which provides a wide range of strategic and complex financial planning services to some of the Bay Area’s most affluent and successful entrepreneurs and families.

Lynne has special expertise in the following disciplines:

  • Strategic planning and execution of firm objectives
  • Design and implementation of growth strategies
  • Go-to-market strategies; strategic business plans and firmwide business development initiatives
  • Re-engineering management models; business operations and change management expertise
  • Firm management and day-to-day operations including Finance, Human Resources, IT, Business Development, Marketing and Operations

Professional Memberships

Chair of the Board of Directors; Watermark, the premier executive women’s networking organization in Silicon Valley
Advisory Board Member, Inside Public Accounting (IPA)
Succession Planning Committee, California Society of Certified Public Accountants (CalCPA)


Northwestern University
Harvard Business School - Leading Professional Service Firms

Professional Experience

Howard Rice
Cravath Swaine & Moore

Silicon Valley

San Francisco