Chris is Managing Partner and Chairman of the firm's investment committee. He is a successful entrepreneur, experienced in finance, business strategy, product management, sales, marketing and capital formation. Chris is the leading financial technology investor on the East Coast, investing in the industry for more than 15 years. Chris has deep domain, investment expertise and successful exits in payments, capital markets and wealth management segments. He currently serves as a Director of six Edison portfolio companies. Chris has led 32 financings including 20 new investments and has served as a Director of 21 companies since joining Edison in 2002.
Previously, Chris was an Executive Vice President with Princeton eCom; Chief Executive Officer of the electronic billing division. Earlier holding the role of Chief Financial Officer. He was Director of Finance and Operations for two New York City-based magazine start-ups and internet businesses. Chris began his career with PricewaterhouseCoopers, where he was a Supervisor in the entrepreneurial services group in Boston.
Chris graduated from Michigan State University, BA, Accounting, with honors.