Summit Real Estate Group is pleased to announce that Chris Gilbert has joined the firm as Controller. Chris will be involved in finance, accounting, and financial reporting. As part of his responsibilities, Chris will assist with debt and joint venture equity sourcing, financial statement review, budgeting/forecasting, and compliance matters. Chris, a Missouri-licensed CPA, brings with him a decade of experience in public accounting and private industry. Prior to joining Summit, Chris served as the Division Controller for a global, metals trading/wholesaling division with annual revenues in excess of $750 million. In this role, he was responsible for accounting, financial reporting, and compliance for five trading offices located throughout the United States and Europe. Prior to that, Chris worked in progressive roles in the Assurance Services group at RubinBrown LLP in St. Louis with a focus on real estate partnerships and investment funds. Chris received a Master of Accountancy and a B.S. in Accounting from Truman State University.
Summit is excited to welcome Chris to the team.