Former Ernst & Young LLP Partner Grasher Joins Whitley Penn

Fort Worth, Texas-based Whitley Penn (FY13 net revenue of $58.7 million) announced that Chris Grasher has joined the firm as a tax partner based in the firm’s Fort Worth office.

Chris Grasher

Chris Grasher

Grasher joins Whitley Penn after a 38-year career with Ernst & Young LLP. He most recently served as coordinating partner and tax account leader of multinational accounts. Grasher also served Ernst & Young LLP as OMP of the Charlotte office and director of tax for the Carolinas area, where he managed 150 tax professionals in four geographical locations.

“We are very excited to have Chris as part of our team. His wealth of tax experience and positions of leadership are true assets to the firm. He will further the depth of experience in our tax practice that will allow us to service clients on a global scale,” says MP Larry Autrey.