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Jigisha Desai

SVP and Chief Financial Officer
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Jigisha Desai has been with Granite for 25 years, serving most recently as vice president of corporate finance and treasurer where she has been responsible for leading all corporate finance and treasury functions: capital allocation, capital structure, treasury operations, debt and investment management and enterprise risk management as well as corporate development focusing on the company’s strategic plan through mergers and acquisitions. In addition, she has been instrumental in building Granite’s long-term relationships with a diversified group of lenders, sureties, insurance markets and financial advisors.


Jigisha joined Granite in 1993 and has served in various capacities including vice president and treasurer, assistant treasurer and treasury manager.


Jigisha is a member of Engineering & Construction Treasurer’s Peer Group, Association of Financial Professional and is a Certified Treasury Professional.


Jigisha received a B.S. in accounting from the University of Houston and an M.B.A. in corporate finance from Golden Gate University. In 2016 she completed the Harvard Business School’s Advanced Management Program.


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Former Board Member - Pacific Collegiate School
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