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Philip Christy




Executive summary

Philip is a Managing Director in our Transaction Advisory practice.


Philip has developed widespread M&A transaction experience as an advisor to a broad range of private equity and corporate strategic clients as well as investment banks across a variety of industries.


Philip’s transaction experience is focused on both buy-side and sell-side financial due diligence, including quality of earnings analyses; investigating revenue stream, profitability, & cash flow drivers; understanding operating cost structures; assessing the quality and realization of assets and liabilities; identifying working capital requirements & negotiating positions; and providing assistance with post-close working capital adjustments & related mechanisms.


Prior to joining the firm, Philip spent over a year and a half in financial planning & analysis at a large Fortune 500 company and a collective nine years in the assurance and transaction services practices at two Big 4 firms.



Professional qualifications and memberships

  • CPA - Texas (Grant Thornton Advisors LLC is not a licensed CPA firm)
  • Texas Society of Certified Public Accountants
  • Certified Treasury Professional



  • MBA, Auburn University
  • BSBA, Accounting, Creighton University

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