Chris Whitten brings 25 years of financial and accounting leadership experience to The CEO’s Right Hand.
He serves as the primary finance/accounting resource for a variety of technology-based start-ups, SaaS, and professional services, assisting in the raising of over $75M in equity and debt and over $475M in client exits. His client services include budgeting, modeling, systems selection and setup, audit preparation, M&A diligence, fundraising diligence, process implementation, and staff hiring and training.
Previously, Chris was Vice President at Venture Advisors, where he provided fractional finance and accounting support to angel-backed and venture-backed clients. He served as Vice President of Finance & Administration of Spartan Race, Inc.; Senior Director of Finance & Controller of Tributes, Inc.; Controller of Jackpot Rewards, Inc.; Finance Manager and Controller of NameMedia, Inc.; and Accounting Manager of Lycos, Inc. Chris started his accounting career at State Street Bank & Trust Company.
He received a BA in Accounting from the University of Massachusetts’ Isenberg School of Management.