Chris Mann
Managing Partner and Chief Executive Officer

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Contact Information

Email: Chris.Mann@morganfranklin.com
Phone: 571.282.6893

Chris Mann leads all operations and activities around planning and executing MorganFranklin's long-term growth strategy and vision, and he also serves as a member of the firm's board of directors. Previously, he was responsible for leading client service delivery as well as business and practice development activities in MorganFranklin's Accounting & Transaction Services solution offering. He has more than 26 years of professional experience and has supported clients across a number of industries, ranging from growth-oriented technology companies to multibillion-dollar global enterprises.

Prior to joining MorganFranklin, Chris spent 12 years with PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP, where he supervised the financial statement audit process for publicly traded and privately held companies. He 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.

"I firmly believe in the 'MorganFranklin Way' and am proud of the work we do each day on behalf of our clients, employee-owners, partners, and the community."

Expertise

  • Technical Accounting
  • SEC Reporting
  • Revenue Recognition
  • Complex Equity Transactions
  • Consolidations
  • Lease Accounting
  • Financial Restatement

Memberships & Activities

  • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA), Member

Education

  • Bachelor of Science: Accounting, University of Maryland

Certifications

  • Certified Public Accountant (CPA) – Maryland