Chad Kellar

Chad Kellar

Managing Partner, Advisory

3815 River Crossing Parkway, Suite 300

Post Office Box 40977

Indianapolis, Indiana 46240-0977

United States

Chad Kellar is a partner with Crowe advisory services and specializes in the financial services industry.

Chad has more than 15 years of experience working with financial institutions and investor groups to provide services in the areas of:

  • Current expected credit loss (CECL) accounting and modeling
  • Transactions
  • Valuations
  • Financial due diligence
  • Acquisition accounting
  • Model risk management

Client focus



  • Implementation consulting
  • Accounting policy and controls development
  • Model validation and design


  • Advising financial institutions and investor groups in the areas of whole bank and financial service firm acquisitions, select asset acquisitions, and distressed loan portfolio sales and assisted transactions


  • Providing valuation and accounting services for acquired loans, debt instruments, and other financial instruments
  • Determining the value of intangibles acquired through business combinations by financial services organizations

Professional Affiliations

  • American Institute of CPAs member
  • Indiana CPA Society member


  • Bachelor of Science, Accounting and Finance
    Indiana University