Chris Mann

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Areas of Expertise:

  • Technical accounting
  • SEC reporting
  • Revenue recognition
  • Complex equity transactions
  • Consolidations
  • Lease accounting
  • Financial restatement

Chris Mann serves as Managing Director at MorganFranklin Consulting and leads client service delivery as well as business and practice development activities associated with the company's financial management business. Chris supports clients across a number of industries, ranging from growth-oriented technology companies to multibillion-dollar global enterprises.

Chris brings more than 22 years of professional experience to the firm and specializes in technical accounting, SEC reporting, and merger and acquisition (M&A) related services. His areas of expertise include revenue recognition matters, complex equity transactions, and consolidation accounting.

Prior to joining MorganFranklin in 2006, Chris spent 12 years with PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP, where he supervised the financial statement audit process for both publicly traded and privately held companies. He also focused on initiatives to improve the finance and accounting functions of his clients, which included numerous Fortune 500 organizations across multiple industries. Chris also spent more than three years at Convera Corporation, a publicly traded software company, where as CFO he oversaw the finance, accounting, and legal organizations as well as investor relations.

"Bringing creative solutions to address our clients' initiatives and challenges is a great source of energy for our team. Our talented professionals bring expertise ranging from accounting and reporting to processes and systems, and we often develop integrated solutions for our clients that bring together each of these areas of expertise, and more. We pledge to continuously strive to bring value to each and every one of our clients."

Chris holds a Bachelor of Science degree in accounting from the University of Maryland. He is licensed as a Certified Public Accountant (CPA) in Maryland and is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA). Chris serves on the board of directors of the Montgomery County Chamber of Commerce.