About Ethan

Ethan Brysgel is the National Financial Advisory Services Leader of the CFO & Controllership Advisory Services practice. He has more than 23 years of experience providing external audit and business advisory services to large and middle market, multi-national public and private enterprises within a variety of industries, including manufacturing, distribution, consumer business, biotech, software, asset management and healthcare.

Mr. Brysgel has extensive experience in Sarbanes-Oxley Section 404 implementation and compliance, project and cost accounting methods, acquisition “due diligence” assignments, capital raising transactions, stockbased compensation analysis and the implementation of revenue recognition policies. He has also assisted clients with the preparation of various SEC filings in conjunction with period-end reporting requirements (i.e., 10-K, 20-F) and other business events and transactions (i.e., S-1, S-3, S-4, 8-K).

Mr. Brysgel also has experience in performing extensive research and analysis to facilitate resolution of complex accounting, tax and financial reporting issues, including revenue recognition, equity transactions, stock compensation, business combinations under various accounting principles including, US GAAP, IFRS and UK GAAP, including assistance in the conversion of financial statements to and or from IFRS, US and UK GAAP.

Mr. Brysgel formerly served as a Global Audit and Business Advisory Executive of a “Big 4” accounting firm in London, UK and Connecticut providing audit and advisory services to a variety of their largest global clients.

Professional Affiliations

  • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA)
  • Connecticut Society of Certified Public Accountants (CTSCPA)

Subject Matter Expertise

Financial Statements Audits
SEC Requirements
Internal Audit
Sarbanes-Oxley Compliance
Revenue Recognition
IFRS
Business Combination
Equity Transactions
Capital Raising
Accounting for Income Taxes

Practice Focus

Manufacturing & Distribution
Biotech
Software
Consumer Business
Asset Management
Healthcare

Education

Bachelor of Applied Science, Accounting
University of Connecticut