Christopher Wray joined Prairie Capital Advisors in 2021. He completes financial analysis and modeling services, as well as analyzes the business dynamics and trends of publicly-traded companies. In addition, Chris performs merger and acquisition (M&A) research and prepares narrative reports in support of a wide variety of valuation projects, including employee stock ownership plans (ESOPs), leveraged buyouts (LBOs), management buyouts (MBOs) and other capital structuring projects for clients nationwide.
Prior to joining Prairie, Chris worked as a Staff Auditor at Crowe LLP and a Teacher’s Assistant in the Finance Department at DePaul University. Before that, he was also an investment banking analyst intern at InterOcean Advisors and an analyst intern at Prairie, where he assisted supervisors in valuation analysis for retained ESOP clients and researched industry companies, news and trends.
Chris received a Bachelor of Science in Business degree from DePaul University, with a triple major in Finance, Accountancy and Economics.