Chris is a Vice President at Raine.
While at Raine, Chris has helped numerous clients and portfolio partners develop and execute on their growth strategies through a variety of assignments across Raine’s verticals. Notable assignments include the development and execution of WME|IMG’s corporate strategy across several acquisitions, its China carve-out and its parent company capital raise; advising on Fandango’s international expansion and resulting acquisitions of Ingresso and Cinepapaya in Latin America; and advising Starz’s Special Committee on its sale to Lions Gate. Chris is involved in Raine’s investments and portfolio companies including Tastemade and Vice.
Prior to joining Raine, Chris worked in the Global Technology, Media and Telecommunications Investment Banking Group at Citigroup where he worked on key media and telecom M&A and financing transactions, including Sprint’s sale to SoftBank, Sprint’s acquisition of Clearwire and Providence’s acquisition of HSE24.
Chris has a Bachelor of Science degree in Industrial and Labor Relations from Cornell University and a Master of Business Administration degree from the Johnson Graduate School of Management at Cornell University.