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Christine M. Dahlhauser

Partner, CPA
608 240 2482

Christine Dahlhauser, partner with Baker Tilly Virchow Krause, LLP, has been with the firm since 1991. She leads Baker Tilly’s Wisconsin Manufacturing/Distribution Services Group and is also active in managing Wisconsin operations, as well as participating in many firmwide initiatives. Christine has extensive experience advising manufacturing and distribution clients through audits, financial trends, inventory handling, and distribution activities.

Experience

  • Serves as Partner of numerous accounting and auditing engagements
  • Develops techniques to streamline internal year-end procedures and improve value
  • Researches and monitors audit issues unique to distributors and manufacturers
  • Performs acquisition-related due diligence as well as reviews financial trends, performance, and cash flows analyses
  • Analysis of inventory costing including development of standard costs
  • Assists clients to refine the accounting and process of inventory handling and distribution activities
  • Advises clients regarding the establishment of sound accounting processes to generate accurate and timely interim financial statements
  • Consult with business owners on overall business direction, expansion and improvement, including serving on clients’ outside business advisory teams
  • Manages projects and oversees Baker Tilly’s regional operations, including Human Resources, Facilities and Administration
  • Served on Baker Tilly taskforces, focused on performance management, expense management and system implementations

Involvement

  • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
  • Wisconsin Institute of Certified Public Accountants
  • Financial Executives Inc.
  • Wisconsin Manufacturer of the Year
  • Wisconsin Manufacturers and Commerce

Education

University of Wisconsin – Whitewater
Bachelor of Business Administration in Accounting