Chris Thorpe has managed businesses and portfolio investments for over 25 years. In 2003 he co-founded Hudson Capital Energy, LLC, a provider of exchange cleared over the counter derivatives, which was eventually sold to INTL FCStone (NASDAQ: INTL). Mr. Thorpe began his career at Methanex Corporation holding commercial and trading positions in Vancouver, Brussels and Dallas. He then joined JPMorgan’s investment banking division in New York prior to co-founding HCEnergy. He completed his MBA at INSEAD (France) and BA at the University of British Columbia. In addition, he is a CFA charter holder. Though still a Canadian at heart, he lives in New York with his wife and three daughters.