Chris brings 20 years of experience across principal investing, strategy consulting, and mergers and acquisitions advisory. Prior to Renovo, Chris was a partner with Wingate Partners, an operationally-oriented private equity firm where he was responsible for sourcing investment candidates, executing transactions, and partnering with management teams to execute transformational strategies. Prior to Wingate, Chris was a Manager with Bain & Company, a management & strategy consulting firm, where he advised clients on both turn-around and growth strategies. Chris began his career with Bank of America, first in its investment banking operations and then in its principal investing business.
Chris is a summa cum laude graduate of Texas Christian University with a B.B.A. in Finance and Accounting. He also holds an M.B.A. with Distinction from the Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University, where he graduated summa cum laude and was named a Siebel Scholar. Chris is a CFA® charterholder and a member of the firm’s Investment Committee.