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Kirstie Tiernan

Digital Go-to-Market Leader

Executive Summary

Kirstie Tiernan is a principal at BDO Digital, where she serves as the Digital Go-to-Market leader. In this role, Kirstie focuses on expanding BDO Digital's market presence by leveraging her expertise in data-driven innovation and strategic digital solutions. Kirstie also serves a national leader for the Digital Labs practice, which is focused on collaborative product development and innovation. This team drives the creation of new digital products and solutions, ensuring that BDO remains at the forefront of technological advancements.

Kirstie also spearheads the firm's focus on artificial intelligence (AI) for clients. She leads initiatives that integrate AI technologies into business strategies, helping clients leverage AI to optimize operations, enhance customer experiences, and drive growth. Her leadership in AI ensures that BDO Digital's clients are well-equipped to navigate the complexities and opportunities presented by AI advancements.

Kirstie's passion for empowering BDO with technology was evident during her tenure as co-lead for the firm's Digital Transformation & Innovation strategy execution. Under her co-leadership, the firm achieved several key milestones, including the establishment of the BDO bot factory, the organization's inaugural Hackathon, and the facilitation of brainstorming and ideation sessions throughout the company.

In addition to her professional achievements, Kirstie is a champion of diversity, equity, and inclusion (DE&I). She leads the Digital team’s women's inclusion group, fostering a culture of inclusion and support. Her leadership in this area underscores her commitment to creating an inclusive and supportive work environment.

  • BDO Digital Go-to-Market Leader
  • BDO Digital Labs, Service Line Leader
  • BDO Digital DT&I Leader
  • BDO Digital Women’s Inclusion Leader
  • Principal
  • BDO USA Board of Directors

  • M.B.A, Fraud Management and Economic Crime, Utica College 
  • B.S., Computer Information Systems, Indiana University