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Chris Curran Helena

910 N Last Chance Gulch
Helena, MT 59601



Email: chris.curran@wipfli.com

Chris Curran, CPA, CIA, CGAP


Chris Curran is an internal audit manager in Wipfli’s risk advisory services practice. He has over 16 years of experience in both internal and external audit with public, private and state government organizations. He is versed in all aspects of developing and executing an internal audit function under the Institute of Internal Auditor’s (IIA) International Professional Practices Framework (IPPF). He has worked on various assurance and consulting engagements in an individual, team lead, and managerial role. Chris is also specialized in performing financial external audits and enterprise risk management, as well as performing quality assurance reviews.


  • Certified Public Accountant
  • Certified Internal Auditor (CIA)
  • Certified Government Auditing Professional (CGAP)

Professional memberships and activities

  • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA) – Member
  • The Institute of Internal Auditors (IIA) – Member
  • Montana Society of CPAs (MSCPA) – Member
  • Helena Chapter of CPAs (HCCPA) – Member


Business consulting services

Areas of Focus

  • Internal audit assurance and consulting engagements
  • Enterprise Risk Management
  • Risk assessments using COSO and the U.S. GAO Standards for Internal Control in the Federal Government
  • Financial statement audits
  • SOX 404 compliance


Montana State University
  • Master of professional accountancy
Montana Technological University
  • Bachelor of science degree in business and information technology with an accounting option