Chris Stephenson

Chris Stephenson with Grant Thornton is an Advisory Services principal in the Pacific Northwest who specializes in delivering finance transformation, cost and performance management, finance operations and shared service design. He is also the leader of Grant Thornton’s Financial Management service.


Mr. Stephenson brings 18 years of advisory experience along with having co-founded a boutique consulting firm, which was acquired by Grant Thornton in 2016. Mr. Stephenson began his career with a Big 4 accounting firm. His focus has been blending financial systems and processes within large programs ranging from post-merger integration to business intelligence solutions. He has spent considerable time on key accounts focused on Finance and Information Technology.


Mr. Stephenson has extensive experience working with a broad range of dynamic companies, from large multi-national public corporations to closely-held businesses. Chris specializes in serving clients in the technology and biotech industries. He also has extensive experience serving retail, consumer and industrial products and manufacturing clients.