Chris Coates



An ICAEW qualified chartered accountant (ACA), Chris graduated from Newcastle University with a BA (Hons) in Business, Accounting & Finance. Chris trained in Assurance at PwC, both working with large funds and asset managers in London, and major Northern Irish businesses across a range of industries including; food, manufacturing, and distilling. Chris has also previously worked as a Fund Accountant primarily servicing FTSE 250 listed clients through the provision of financial reporting services.

Prior to joining HNH, Chris was a member of the KPMG Deal Advisory team in Belfast, specialising in Financial Due Diligence Assignments. Chris has extensive experience in both buy-side and sell-side engagements across a variety of sectors including; energy & renewables, manufacturing, and waste management & recycling.