Industry Expertise Biotechnology, Franchise, Life Sciences, Robotics, Software, Technology

Education College of the Holy Cross
B.A. in Accounting

Big Four Alma Mater Deloitte

Emily Watson

Emily brings 6 years of accounting and financial reporting experience to WilliamsMarston. Since joining WilliamsMarston, Emily has assisted clients in the software, biotechnology, life sciences, robotics and franchise industries. She has advised clients on a variety of technical accounting matters including revenue recognition, collaborative arrangements, stock-based compensation, business combinations, earnings per share, lease accounting, IFRS to US GAAP conversion and the accounting and reporting for complex debt and equity transactions. Emily has also advised clients on SEC reporting, initial public offerings, process improvement and Sarbanes-Oxley compliance. She has served in interim accounting and financial reporting management roles for public companies in both the technology and biotechnology industries.

Prior to joining WilliamsMarston, Emily was a Senior Assistant in the Audit practice of Deloitte LLP in Boston where she served companies on multiple audit engagements for both PCAOB and AICPA clients, primarily in the technology and life sciences industries. While at Deloitte, Emily audited the adoption of the new revenue recognition standard at a large public software company. Her experience also includes Sarbanes-Oxley compliance.

Emily is a Certified Public Accountant in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts and holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Accounting from the College of the Holy Cross.