Prior to co-founding Connexion Capital with Amir Farman-Farma in 2005, Chris was a managing partner at London-based Fortune Asset Management, where he was in charge of European business development and acted as principal placement agent for Lazard Asset Management in Switzerland (1999-2005). Prior to that, he was a member of the Executive board at Nikko Bank in Switzerland (1994-1999). Chris has held successive positions in ocean transportation and financial services since 1976. He studied political science at Geneva University, and obtained a diploma in International Management from IMD in 1995. He holds the CIIA Certified International Investment Analyst designation.