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Kris Kaufmann

Financing Entertainment and Media Startups
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Kris is an audit partner with over 27 years of experience serving both public and private companies across a variety of industries, including technology, consumer business and manufacturing. Kris has served companies ranging in size from privately-held start-ups with 20 employees to publicly traded multi-nationals with revenues exceeding $1 billion. He assisted these companies with various matters, including raising private equity capital, executing IPO’s and carve-out transactions, structuring mergers/acquisitions, foreign corrupt practices act compliance, as well as financial audit/Securities and Exchange Commission compliance. Prior to joining BDO, Kris was a partner with a Big Four firm in Los Angeles.