Previously, Chris was Executive Director at JP Morgan, serving as a risk manager in the firm's Global Prime Services division. He also served as Managing Director Principal at Bear Stearns & Co, where he held various positions in the firm’s Global Credit and Global Clearing Services Risk Control departments. In 1995, he started Bear Stearns' Sovereign Risk Control unit.
Chris is a frequent speaker on issues of investment strategy, risk management, and due diligence practices.
Chris is an appointed, non-compensated public member of the Advisory Board for the City of Portland’s Investment Advisory Committee, a committee that advises the City on investment policies and practices. Chris also enjoys teaching financial literacy to 5th graders in Portland Public Schools.