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Phillips & Cohen Associates announces the hirings PDF Print E-mail
Thursday, 03 November 2016
Phillips & Cohen Associates, Ltd., the global leader in deceased account management, announces the appointment of Gelsomina Paolini as Global Financial Officer and the promotion of Desirae Williamson to Controller, North America.

Ms. Paolini has more than twenty years’ experience overseeing worldwide financial planning and strategy initiatives for Fortune 500 and SEC regulated entities. Prior to joining Phillips & Cohen Associates, she held a variety of global leadership roles with DuPont and Chemours, including Segment Global Financial officer and Global Strategic Planning Manager.

“I am very exciting about joining Phillips & Cohen and to be a part of such a dynamic group”, said Ms. Paolini. “I look forward to working with the Executive team to drive our continued global growth strategies.”

Matthew Phillips, Co-Chairman/CEO of Phillips & Cohen commented, “we are thrilled to have Gelsomina join the organization to lead our financial teams in the next phase of our company’s evolution, both domestically and internationally.”

Adam S. Cohen, Co-Chairman/CEO added, “Gelsomina’s extensive experience, knowledge and multilingual capabilities are significant assets to Phillips & Cohen. We look forward to her input and guidance as we continue to expand in Europe, Asia and the Americas.”

In one of her first acts as CFO, Ms. Paolini announced the promotion of Desirae Williamson to Controller, North America. Howard Enders, President, explained “Ms. Williamson served with distinction in various roles on the Finance Team at Phillips & Cohen since 2007 and the promotion is well deserved.”
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