Christopher P. Schenkenberg
National Managing Partner, Regional Tax Business Lines
Chris Schenkenberg has extensive experience working in M&A, conducting tax due diligence reviews for both financial and strategic clients. He also has significant technical knowledge in acquisition structuring, divestiture planning and tax accounting methodologies.
- Technology and telecommunications
- Retail and consumer products
Chris leads Grant Thornton’s Regional Tax Business Lines and is a member of Grant Thornton’s National Tax Leadership team. He has 27 years of public accounting experience.
Chris is also an M&A Tax practitioner and has extensive experience working in the mergers and acquisitions arena with both financial and strategic clients conducting tax due diligence reviews and has significant technical expertise in the areas of transaction structuring, debt and equity capital raises and financing issues, and tax accounting methodologies. He has worked on numerous transactions conducting buy- and sell- side tax due diligence investigations, including domestic and cross-border transaction planning.
Professional qualifications and memberships
- Illinois CPA Society
- Association for Corporate Growth
- Master of Professional Accounting, Taxation, University of Texas – Austin
- BBA, Accounting, University of Texas – Austin
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