Jeff Kovacs

Jeff Kovacs, CPA, CGMA Partner, A&A

Sought out for his insights and clear explanations, Jeff immediately becomes a valued member of any team. He helps clients identify growth opportunities for their business — focusing on everything from profitability and internal controls to developing and implementing a strategic plan.

Location: Pittsburgh Email: jkovacs@cohencpa.com Phone: 724.260.8112

Credentials & Education

  • Certified Public Accountant (Pennsylvania)
  • Chartered Global Management Accountant (CGMA)
  • B.S. in business and accounting, The Pennsylvania State University

Jeff has spent his career as a technical guru on all issues relating to accounting, auditing and financial reporting. He helps clients resolve complex issues such as revenue recognition, stock-based compensation, fair value measurements, business combinations, and debt and equity transactions and derivatives, among others. He also assists with capital sourcing, including angel, venture and private equity investments; and provides merger and acquisition guidance. While Jeff works with a range of industries, including manufacturing, real estate, construction, and automotive, much of his time is spent in the area of software, technology, life sciences and medical devices.
 

  • Pittsburgh Venture Capital Association
  • Pittsburgh Technology Council
  • Association for Corporate Growth
  • Pennsylvania Society of CPAs
  • American Institute of CPAs
  • Has developed and delivered over 200 accounting, auditing, financial reporting and financial management training courses and thought leadership pieces
  • 40 Under 40 award by Columbus Business First
 
Jeff resides in McMurray, Pennsylvania, with his wife and three children (two of whom are at Penn State). When Jeff isn’t spending time at one of his children’s sporting events, he is at the gym during the week, Penn State football games on fall weekends or traveling the country trying to reach his goal of seeing every major league baseball stadium.