Chris Gatziolis is an experienced management consulting professional with prior work experience in audit with a Big Four public accounting firm. Chris’ strengths include complex financial modeling, analyzing large datasets, financial statement analysis, designing indirect cost rates, and having extensive knowledge of the Federal Acquisition Regulation (FAR) and Cost Accounting Standards (CAS). Chris is also a licensed Certified Public Accountant (CPA) in the State of Illinois.
Since joining Victura Consulting, Chris has worked with clients across an array of industries, including: Engineering and Construction, Healthcare, Pharmaceuticals, and Technology, Media, and Telecommunications. Specifically, Chris has assisted in the development and submittal of multiple Request for Equitable Adjustment (REA) proposals, which included designing indirect cost rates, performing detailed analyses over the underlying cost support, and producing the written proposal narratives. Additionally, Chris has assisted with the preparation and review of multiple Incurred Cost Submissions (ICS). One example of this includes assisting client management of a Fortune 500 company in reviewing and identifying the corporate home office functions and departments that benefit their CAS covered segment; and subsequently, helping management design and implement the applicable CAS compliant cost allocation methodologies.
Prior to joining Victura Consulting, Chris began his career as an audit associate with Deloitte & Touche LLP within their Chicago, IL office. At Deloitte & Touche, Chris served clients across multiple industries and gained exposure to both private clients adhering to AICPA auditing standards and public clients adhering to PCAOB auditing standards. During his time with Deloitte & Touche, Chris’ key technical and professional responsibilities included the following: auditing annual financial statements; performing substantive and analytical testing over datasets supporting the financial statements; auditing internal controls over financial reporting including Sarbanes-Oxley Section 404; and providing recommendations for improved controls and enhanced business efficiency.
Chris earned a B.S. in Business Administration from Marquette University, with a double major in Accounting and Finance. Chris graduated from Marquette University magna cum laude in May 2017.