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Shawn Degnan

Accounting Advisory Lead, Washington DC Office Lead

Shawn Degnan leads Cross Country Consulting’s National Accounting Advisory practice and the Washington, D.C. Office, where he is responsible for the overall strategy, client delivery and people, as well as practice and business development. In this role, Shawn guides service delivery for private and public companies, ranging from growth-oriented venture capital and private equity backed businesses to Fortune 500 companies. He brings more than 20 years of experience advising clients on complex technical accounting issues and strategic transactions, including initial public offerings, mergers and acquisitions, carve-outs, and spinoffs.

Prior to joining Cross Country, Shawn spent nine years at MorganFranklin Consulting as Managing Director and Commercial Market Leader guiding all aspects of the firm’s commercial practice. He spent the first 12 years of his career with EY in its Global Capital Markets and Assurance practices leading delivery of both audit and advisory engagements for large, global SEC registrants and private companies.

Shawn received his BS in Accounting, Finance and Internal Audit from the State University of New York at Buffalo.