Chris joined ICR in late-2020 after nearly a decade as a sell-side analyst. During his equity research tenure, Chris has been exposed to a diverse group of companies spanning a number of Consumer verticals, and during his early years, he had the privilege of working under one of the first analysts on Wall Street to identify the Healthy Living trend. In 2018 and 2019, Chris was recognized as an Institutional Investor All-America Research Rising Star.
Prior to joining ICR, Chris was a Senior Vice President, Equity Research at Jefferies where he was responsible for lead coverage of Staples Retail & Distribution (e.g., wholesalers, grocers, c-stores, club, mass, and dollar). Before his time at Jefferies, Chris began his sell-side career at Canaccord Genuity after a 2 year stint in fixed income at Columbia Management. Chris holds the Chartered Financial Analyst designation and received a BS in Finance from Bentley University.