Mark Schikowski

Mark Schikowski, CPA Partner, Assurance

Anyone who knows Mark knows he is a fun guy in and out of the office. But what he finds the most enjoyable is helping clients live out their entrepreneurial spirit. Mark’s passion and deep expertise allow him to help businesses and funds find practical ways to continually improve.

Location: Cleveland Email: Phone: 216.774.1143

Credentials & Education

  • Certified Public Accountant (Ohio, Florida and Wisconsin)
  • B.S.B.A. in accounting, John Carroll University

During his 30 years of experience in public accounting, Mark has accumulated experience in a range of industries and audit types — from mutual and hedge funds in the investment industry, to a variety of industries related to private companies. With a diverse client base of varying complexities and issues related to valuation, Mark also serves as a consultant to investment advisors on business issues throughout the private enterprise lifecycle and advises on the Registered Investment Advisor (RIA) Custody Rule.


  • Cohen & Company COO and Board Member; team lead for the firm’s Cleveland office
  • Developed and facilitates Cohen Institute of Leadership training program
  • Former board member and/or officer of Habitat for Humanity of Summit County, Akron-Canton Regional Foodbank and Foundation, National Multiple Sclerosis Society, Greenleaf Family Center and Akron Industrial Incubator
  • Ohio Society of CPAs
  • American Institute of CPAs


Mark’s an avid runner, surprising to those who know him and know that he hated running for years! Something he has always been a fan of though is Disney World, a place he and his family have traveled time and time again. Mark, his wife and their two children live in Richfield, Ohio.