Chris is Vice President of Business Development at Montage Partners, a Scottsdale based private equity firm. Chris’ primary responsibilities include sourcing and screening for new investment opportunities, building and maintaining intermediary relationships, and connecting with owners and management of lower middle-market companies. Prior to his time at Montage Partners, Chris was a manager in the assurance practice at PricewaterhouseCoopers, where he led both public and private company audits primarily in the asset management and real estate industries and advised his clients on best practices in internal controls and financial reporting. Chris began his career with Vicenti, Lloyd and Stutzman, LLP, a local accounting firm in Glendora, California. Chris is a member of the Board of Directors of the Arizona Chapter of the American Academy of Pediatrics. Chris holds a bachelor’s degree in accounting, cum laude, from Azusa Pacific University.