Chris has held investment and senior-level operating roles with middle market growth companies for the past 14 years.  At Summit Partners, he co-led non-control equity investments and was actively involved in value creation efforts.  At the Perot family office and later, Satori Capital, he played an integral role executing private equity investments and became deeply involved with portfolio companies.  Chris began his business career at Goldman Sachs in investment banking and leveraged finance.  Previously, Chris was an officer in the U.S. Army and Bronze Star Medal recipient during the war in Iraq.  

He earned a BS from the U.S. Military Academy at West Point and an MBA from Harvard Business School.  At West Point, Chris was a 3-year letterman & senior co-captain of the Division I basketball team.

Chris grew up in Houston, Texas.