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Chris Franklin




Executive summary

Chris is an Audit Partner in the Dallas office and has over 15 years of public accounting experience. Chris has significant experience conducting audits for privately held and publicly traded entities in industries including energy, retail, transportation, and manufacturers and distributors of consumer and industrial products.


Chris has a substantial amount of SEC reporting experience, including initial public offerings and capital market activities. He also has experience dealing with complex revenue, inventory and income tax matters as well as business combinations. He has led audits of companies with significant international operations and has worked with Grant Thornton International member firms to complete global audits.


Professional qualifications and memberships

  • CPA (Texas)
  • Member of the AICPA

Community involvement

  • Board of directors and finance committee of Cancer Support Community of North Texas.


  • BBA and MS in accounting from Texas A&M University


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