Chris MacLaren, CPA, MAcc


Chris oversees FSM’s Fund Administration and CFO Services groups. He joined FSM in 2016 after spending over 12 years in public accounting with a focus in the investment management industry. Prior to joining FSM, Chris was a Director at Cohen & Co, an audit and tax firm specialized in servicing non-registered and registered investment companies and investment advisers. He is experienced with a wide variety of fund structures and investment strategies that include complex derivatives and illiquid private investments. He is a member of the Ohio Society of Certified Public Accountants (OSCPA) and the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA). Chris received his Master of Accountancy from Cleveland State University and has a bachelor’s degree in economics from Wittenberg University.