Chris is a UK-based entrepreneur, business mentor and angel investor. He is Managing Director of Techstars FinTech Accelerator in London (in partnership with Barclays) and focusses on identifying and improving early stage fintech companies.

Previous to Techstars Chris was co-founder of a specialist finance company Marlin Financial Group that was subsequently sold to a leading Private Equity House and NASDAQ-listed company. Marlin was one of the fastest growing privately held British companies for four consecutive years. Prior to that Chris held various sales and marketing, finance and operational leadership roles within GE Capital.
Chris holds a BBA from the University of Michigan.