Chris is an Executive Director at XMS Capital Partners and has 9 years of investment banking experience. Since joining XMS in 2007 he has executed dozens of successful strategic transactions and financial advisory assignments for clients in such sectors as education, software, insurance, biotech, alternative energy, consumer products, packaging, automotive, oil and gas services, power, logistics and financial services. He began his investment banking career as an associate at Morgan Stanley in Chicago. Chris previously worked in finance roles within economic consulting, strategy consulting and asset management firms. Chris received a B.A. from the University of Virginia and an M.B.A. from the Kellogg Graduate School of Management at Northwestern University.