Chris is an active investor in the business services industry and shares overall strategic and operating responsibility for CIVC. Chris joined CIVC as a partner in 1994 after leading Continental Bank’s successful Mezzanine Investments and Structured Finance groups. He is a director of Peak Utility Services Group, Inc., EN Engineering, LLC, and Yellowstone Landscape Group, Inc. Relevant past directorships include Fitness International, LLC, the Brickman Group Limited, PowerTeam Services, Icon Identity Solutions Inc., and Kellermeyer Building Services. Chris is also a director of Wintrust Financial Corporation. Chris received a Bachelor of Science in Accountancy from the University of Illinois and a Master of Business Administration from Pepperdine University. He is a Certified Public Accountant.