Cathy (Yazhi) He

Cathy (Yazhi) He

Senior Accountant
Africa, Americas, Asia, Europe & Eurasia, Middle East & North Africa

Cathy (Yazhi) He is a senior accountant in the Finance Group at IREX. In this role, Cathy leads the billing and revenue and oversees general ledger. She also contributes to financial reporting and general financial management.

Cathy is a certified public accountant and also a chartered financial analyst candidate. She graduated from the George Washington University with a Master’s degree in accountancy. Cathy gained her Bachelor’s degree in accounting in China, where she served as the President of Accounting Association at her university. Meanwhile, she has consulting experience in Accenture and also worked in a top3 CPA firm in China with a focus on internal control assurance. Before joining IREX, Cathy worked with two other international nonprofit organizations in the Washington DC area. 

Besides her work at IREX, Cathy is interested in volunteer services. She served as a volunteer lecturer under the Financial Literacy Program, educating middle school students to take control of their financial futures, and also provided pro bono tax service to low income families in the DC area.