Chase Wright, CPA
Title:Partner, Assurance and Advisory Services
Education:B.S. in Accounting, Delta State University; MBA, Millsaps College
As an Assurance and Advisory Partner in Cherry Bekaert’s Technology and Health & Life Sciences industry group, Chase leverages more than 20 years of experience to serve the needs of growth-oriented organizations. His practice focuses on middle-market public companies, private equity-backed businesses, and private corporations in the technology, life sciences, health services, and manufacturing and distribution industries. Chase is also a member of THInc, the Firm’s specialty practice focused on guiding and helping clients maximize opportunities for innovation in the Technology, Health & Life Sciences and Industrial sectors.
Chase has extensive experience with audits of publicly-traded and privately-held companies from venture backed start-ups to multi-billion dollar SEC registrants. Further, his background includes a wealth of advisory experience assisting companies with accounting, financial reporting and internal controls testing and optimization.
Clients rely on Chase’s expertise and knowledge in the areas of IPO filings, SEC reporting, financial reporting and audit requirements, revenue recognition compliance and risk advisory services. In addition, he has a notable SEC background, which includes an in-depth knowledge of SEC filings, interaction with sophisticated audit committees and boards of directors, and public/private debt and equity offerings. Chase also has deep experience with the most complex areas of corporate finance, valuations and capital markets.
Prior to joining Chery Bekaert, Chase served as an audit partner with a regional CPA firm and a Big Four accounting firm.
- American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA)
- Tennessee Society of Certified Public Accountants (TSCPA)
- Association for Corporate Growth
- Nashville Health Care Council
- Nashville Technology Council
- Nashville Entrepreneur Center
- Tennessee HIMSS
- Make-A-Wish, Board of Directors, Treasurer and Executive Board Member