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Elyse Scherer

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WIA Member Information
First Name
Elyse
Last Name
Scherer
Position
Director
Organization
KPMG LLP
City
New York
State
New York
Zip Code
10019
Member Type
2018 Mentee
Profile
Background: Elyse has over 9 years of experience serving financial services companies with KPMG. Elyse has provided technical accounting advisory services to various clients on a range of technical accounting topics. Prior to joining the Deal Advisory – Accounting Advisory Group, Elyse worked in KPMG’s Audit Practice for 4 years, with a focus on clients within the Banking industry. Professional and Industry Experience: While at KPMG, Elyse has provided professional advisory and audit services to several large financial services clients. Since joining KPMG, Elyse’s significant engagements and projects include: - Led multiple accounting change engagements related to the new revenue recognition standard. - Assisted clients with technical accounting and financial reporting matters related to acquisitions and divestitures. - Assisted clients with the accounting and reporting of various financial instruments, including loans, mortgaged-backed securities, and other debt and equity instruments. - Assisted clients with documenting accounting policies and procedures. - Provided audit services to several large global financial services clients in accordance with U.S. GAAP and PCAOB. - Technical accounting areas of focus include revenue recognition, consolidation, business combinations and SEC reporting.