Karen Gu


University of Texas
M.S. Accounting

Years of Experience

5 Years

Industry Expertise

Audit Readiness, Financial Statement Preparation,  SEC Reporting, XBRL and Sarbanes-Oxley Compliance

Karen Gu

Consultant – Advisory

Karen brings more than five years of financial consulting and accounting management experience to WilliamsMarston LLC. Prior to WilliamsMarston, Karen was a Senior Associate at Chord Advisors, LLC, a boutique accounting advisory firm serving more than 400 pre-IPO, public and private equity-backed growth companies on a variety of technical accounting, SEC reporting and capital markets transactions. While at Chord Advisors, Karen advised clients on a variety of complex matters including financial statement preparation, audit readiness, SEC reporting, XBRL and Sarbanes-Oxley Compliance.

Prior to Chord Advisors, Karen worked in the accounting and tax practice of Carr Riggs & Ingram (CRI) in Dallas, TX. While at CRI, she prepared US federal and state income tax returns for domestic and international clients, assisted clients with IRS and state audits, and performed a wide variety of accounting and tax advisory services.

Karen is a Certified Public Accountant in the State of Texas and holds a Master of Science degree in Accounting from the University of Texas at Dallas.