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Professional Directory

Financial services for hedge funds and investment advisors

Christian Bekmessian
Partner

212.891.4062

Certifications

  • Certified Public Accountant (CPA)

Specialties

  • Business Entity Tax
  • Hedge Funds
  • Regulated Investment Companies
  • Financial Services - Private Equity
  • Funds of Funds
  • High Net Worth Individuals

Activities

  • NYSSCPA-Financial Products Taxation Committee
  • Wall Street Tax Association

Office Location

  • New York

Christian Bekmessian is a Tax Partner and Co-Chair of the firm’s Financial Services Group with 34 years of tax and business advisory experience. Chris is a frequent speaker on various hedge fund panels with an emphasis on starting and growing funds. Chris is a leader in the Financial Services Group and head of EisnerAmper Fund Services LLC, which provides administration services to funds. He is also a member of the firm’s Executive and Finance Committees.



Chris provides tax planning and compliance services to hedge funds, funds of funds, mutual funds, broker/dealers, investment advisors and other financial services companies. His areas of expertise include securities and commodities transactions, mutual fund tax compliance, private placements, structuring mergers and acquisitions, and planning for high net worth individuals.



Chris received his B.B.A. from Baruch College. He is a member of the New York State Society of Certified Public Accountants (NYSSCPA) where he serves on the Financial Products Taxation Committee and Wall Street Tax Association. In addition, he serves on the Committee of Hearts for Hedge Funds Care.


EisnerAmper is an independent member of PKF North America.
PKF North America is an independent member of PKF International.