Christopher is a managing director at Intrepid Investment Bankers, Oaklins’ member firm in Los Angeles, where he is head of the software & services team and is responsible for leading the firm’s technology & digital media investment banking efforts. With more than 20 years of combined technology and banking experience, he focuses on originating and executing middle-market merger and acquisition and capital raise transactions across enterprise software, tech-enabled services, cyber security and HCIT. With a background in both technology consulting and investment banking, Christopher brings a unique perspective as an advisor who has built and implemented enterprise solutions as well as advised emerging growth technology companies in strategic transactions.
Prior to joining Intrepid, Christopher served as director of software & technology banking at B. Riley & Co. Previously, he spent nearly a decade with Montgomery & Co. and played a key role in establishing the firm’s presence in the software sector as principal of technology banking. Christopher began his career with Donaldson, Lufkin & Jenrette’s (DLJ) in Los Angeles as a member of DLJ’s investment banking group. Subsequently, he joined Computer Sciences Corporation’s (CSC) net technologies division as a consultant trained in developing and deploying e-business technologies for corporate and government clients. After CSC, Christopher served as a technology consultant with PeopleSoft, where he implemented and upgraded enterprise-wide solutions for global Fortune 500 clients. Christopher has a BS in Biological Sciences from the University of California in Irvine. He is also a FINRA-registered representative.