About Chris

Chris Smith is a partner at Marcum and office managing partner in East Hanover, NJ. Chris provides audit, compliance, and advisory services to publicly traded companies, with specialized emphasis in software, telecommunications, and manufacturing and distribution.

Chris has more than 30 years of experience in the private and public sectors, working with companies at all stages of their life cycles, from development-stage corporations to large multi-nationals. His clients have raised more than $1 billion of capital in various debt and equity instruments.

In addition to serving in various audit roles at international accounting firms, Chris previously was vice president of finance at a publicly traded technology company, giving him an enhanced perspective on the operational needs of his clients.

Professional & Civic Affiliations

  • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA)
  • New Jersey Society of Certified Public Accountants (NJCPA)

Industry Focus

Manufacturing and Distribution


B.S., Accounting
Fairleigh Dickenson University


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