An astute leader, Chris is responsible for all aspects of financial management for Colonnade Bridgeport — from accounting to administration to business operations. As Chief Financial Officer, he also supports clients on major transactions such as debt and equity financings and mergers and acquisitions.
Chris has more than 10 years of diverse finance experience in the real estate, agriculture and retail sectors. As controller for a major regional retail chain, he headed up the company’s finance and administration functions, organizing the modernization of the company’s IT infrastructure and formalizing its business processes. Chris also spent several years with the audit group at Deloitte and Touche LLP, working with public companies and mid-cap private businesses.
While at Deloitte and Touche LLP, Chris earned his CPA and CA designations. He is a graduate of Carleton University in Ottawa with a Bachelor of Commerce degree.