Elysa Cohen

Elysa Cohen

Years Experience

6 years


Tulane University
M.S. in Accounting
B.S. in Management

Industry Expertise

Healthcare, Life Sciences, Media and Entertainment, Software, Technology

Big Four Alma Mater


Elysa Cohen

Manager – Advisory

Elysa brings accounting and financial reporting experience to WilliamsMarston. Since joining WilliamsMarston, Elysa has advised clients in the life sciences, software, healthcare, and media and entertainment industries on a variety of technical accounting matters including revenue recognition under ASC 606, IPO readiness, stock-based compensation, business combinations, SEC reporting and the accounting and reporting for complex financial instruments including convertible debt, warrants and preferred stock. She has also served in accounting and finance interim roles for several private biotechnology and media entertainment companies.

Prior to joining WilliamsMarston, Elysa was a Senior Associate in the Assurance practice at PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP in New York where she served both public and private clients in the technology and media industries. While at PwC, Elysa provided audit services pertaining to US GAAP, SEC reporting and Sarbanes-Oxley Compliance. Her experience includes revenue recognition under ASC 606, restructuring, stock-based compensation and income taxes.

Elysa is a Certified Public Accountant in the State of New York and holds a Master of Science Degree in Accounting as well as a Bachelor of Science in Management with a concentration in Business Law from Tulane University.