Area of Focus
Financial reporting Digital assets Revenue recognition Business combinations
Office Location
Boston, MA

Monique Cole

Principal
Area of Focus
Financial reporting Digital assets Revenue recognition Business combinations
Office Location
Boston, MA

About Monique

Monique Cole is a principal in RSM US LLP’s Northeast regional professional practice office. Based in the firm’s Boston office, she is one of the firm’s subject matter experts in digital assets, blockchain, revenue recognition, business combinations, financial instruments and IFRS.


Experience

Monique is part of RSM’s national professional standards group within the audit practice, having previously served as the national technical director for the firm’s technical accounting consulting practice. She has more than 30 years of experience providing audit and business advisory services, including consultations related to mergers and acquisitions, equity transactions, due diligence and the capital raising process for private and public offerings. She has extensive experience serving various industries, including technology, media, telecommunications and life sciences. Prior to joining RSM through a predecessor firm, she served in a Big Four public accounting firm as senior manager.

Monique is passionate about the innovation happening in digital assets and blockchain. She is a member of the firm’s client acceptance committee for assurance clients issuing, investing in or trading digital assets, or otherwise involved in applications of blockchain technology.

Monique works closely with knowledgeable colleagues at RSM who are deeply ingrained in blockchain and digital assets to drive the firm’s and the industry’s response to accounting challenges. She provides education in the form of internal training for U.S. and international member firms, as well as external training to provide information on a variety of topics related to digital assets and blockchain accounting and auditing.

Within RSM, Monique is the executive sponsor of AACE, the firm’s employee network group to support Black professionals.


Professional Affiliations and Designations

  • Massachusetts Society of CPAs
  • Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand