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Trusted Advisor Defined:

  • An Advisor who possesses a genuine passion for the advice he/she provides 
  • An Advisor whose knowledge and judgment inspires trust and confidence 
  • An Advisor who is interested in a meaningful relationship with each client 
  • An Advisor who looks after each client's best interests - without exception

These are the ideals that we strive for every day.

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Kieran Byrne CPA, CFA, CFP®

Lead Advisor

Kieran Byrne

Kieran Byrne CPA, CFA, CFP®

Kieran is the Firm's Lead Advisor. He holds the following professional credentials:

CPA  - Certified Public Accountant
CFA  - Chartered Financial Analyst
CFP® - Certified Financial Planner
PFS  -  CPA Personal Financial Specialist

Before establishing M.K. Byrne & Co. LLC, Kieran worked as an Investment Research Analyst at an Investment Bank in New York City where he identified investment opportunities for clients. Prior to his investment research work, Kieran worked as a CPA at PricewaterhouseCoopers, a global accounting, tax, & consulting firm, where he advised the firm's Investment Management clientele. Kieran graduated with honors from the College of the Holy Cross where he majored in Economics-Accounting.

Kieran and his wife, Michelle, reside in Morris County, NJ with their two children, Madison & Ryan.

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Christopher Cullina EA, CFP®

Chief Compliance Officer & Chief Operating Officer

Chris Cullina

Chris Cullina EA, CFP®

Chris plays an important role in the day to day management of our advisory business as our Chief Compliance Officer and Chief Operating Officer. Chris holds the following professional credentials & designations:

CFP® - Certified Financial Planner
EA  -  Enrolled Agent

Chris graduated from the College of the Holy Cross with a degree in Economics.  Prior to joining M.K. Byrne & Co., Chris worked with Jennison Associates (a Prudential Global Investment Management Company) assisting the client services need of institutional clients.  Chris brings his years of Client Service and Operations experience to better service the needs of our clients.  

Chris currently lives in Roseland, NJ with his wife, Katie, and their dog, Clooney.