Prior to joining Pillar, Chris was the Chief People Officer and a member of the executive team at Alumni Ventures Group (“AVG”), a New Hampshire-based venture firm striving to democratize venture capital as an asset class. During Chris’s three years with AVG, he helped grow the organization to over 95 employees across 5 offices and $250 million in AUM. Before AVG, Chris was a contracted Director of HR at Msg.ai (now ^netomi), a VC-backed startup that allows consumer brands to leverage human-assisted AI for conversational commerce. From 2010 to 2016, Chris worked with Mosaic Research Management, a financial services provider offering primary research and relationship management to institutional investors. Chris was the first employee at Mosaic and held a variety of roles over the course of his 6 years with the firm.
Chris grew up in the Boston area and is a graduate of Williams College, where he was a member of the men’s varsity ice hockey team. Chris is still an avid hockey player but now spends most of his time as an eager 1st-time father and homeowner.
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