Jonathan Isler is a partner in PricewaterhouseCoopers' Transaction Services group specializing in providing valuation and transaction accounting advice to corporate and private equity entities. He specializes in assisting clients maximize investment returns through optimal transaction diligence and structuring, with a focus on such areas as purchase accounting, leverage buy-outs, recapitalizations, joint ventures and compensation plan design. Additionally, Jonathan specializes in the valuation of businesses, intangible assets and financial instruments primarily related to financial reporting and tax matters. Jonathan has worked with clients in numerous industries including entertainment and media, software, technology, healthcare, pharmaceutical, financial services and manufacturing. Furthermore, Jonathan has specialized in assisting companies during periods of corporate reorganization and upon emergence from Chapter 11. He has worked with several companies in providing valuation and accounting advisory services associated with fresh-start reporting and other related matters.
In addition to Jonathan's transactional experiences, he has provided strategic consulting services to clients in the Entertainment & Media industry advising on potential new markets, valuation metrics and operational and integration matters.
Jonathan received his M.B.A. from Columbia Business School and his B.S., Accounting, from University at Albany. Jonathan is also a Certified Public Accountant in New York.