Christopher J. Carrigee, P.E., CPA, ,
Christopher J. Carrigee, P.E., CPA
President of Advanced Business Systems, LLC
Chris graduated from Louisiana State University with a degree in Electrical Engineering (minor: Mathematics).
immediately took a position with a large consulting firm where he
obtained extensive experience in managing various technically oriented projects.
While biding his
time (4 yrs.) necessary to sit for the Professional Engineers Examination he
embarked on taking the necessary coursework required to sit for the CPA exam.
completed both the Professional Engineers examination and subsequently obtained his
has extensive project management experience involving high tech projects for companies which include Mobil Oil, Chevron, LOOP, Murphy Oil, Shell Oil and Entergy.
Since 1995 he
has been involved in automation projects and since 1999 he
has been engaged primarily in ERP and Accounting Software implementations (Microsoft Dynamics NAV formerly Navision).
The ERP Software industry has allowed Chris
to couple his
High Tech Side (Electrical Engineering) with his
Accounting expertise enabling him to provide a superior product to his
The project management skills which he
learned in the engineering profession have served Chris
well in the implementation of ERP Software which by its nature is a complex process needing proven project methodology to reduce risk and improve client satisfaction.
Chris previously served on the Louisiana CPA Society Technology Committee and has submitted technology related articles for publication in Lagniappe, the monthly publication of the state society.
Chris is a principal of Advanced Business Systems, LLC which has offices in Austin, Nashville, and New Orleans.
Registration: Registered in the State of Louisiana as a Professional Engineer in Electrical Engineering; Registration No. 26058 Certified Public Accountant; License No. 23424.
has been involved in approximately 100 system conversions through the years.
role in these projects has typically centered around project management, training and implementation.