Acclaro Partners: Chris Longiaru

Chris Longiaru

COO/CFO

703-860-3355 Ext:103

About Chris

Chris oversees financial operations, resource investment & allocation and performance metrics. Operationally, Chris’ leadership at Acclaro provides the framework for market opportunity assessments and accurate and actionable intelligence to maximize client results. Chris brings more than 20 years of experience in private equity and buy-side transactions. Driving M&A due diligence and investment consulting, he has delivered crucial evaluations of publicly traded companies.

Chris has the unique combination of investment and research experience that has helped raise the bar at Acclaro. A stickler for details, Chris believes research content is the differentiator that reduces risk for our clients and helps enhance their ROI.

Throughout his career Chris has championed investment decisions, outpacing his peers. Chris’ experience spans large firms including Citi Group and Wachovia and boutique firms including Philo Smith & Company, Sidoti & Company and Sawmill Capital.

On the rare occasion that Chris is not working, Chris enjoys traveling with his wife and two young daughters and watching the NY Rangers.

Education

  • B.A. Economics and Business, Lafayette College

Favorite Quote

“It takes 20 years to build a reputation and five minutes to ruin it. If you think about that, you’ll do things differently.”

- Warren Buffet

Industry Experience

  • Technology
  • Manufacturing
  • Industrial & Commercial Services
  • Business Services Distribution
  • Consumer Goods