Chris is an AF Operating Partner. He is also the Co-Founder and former CEO of Chameleon Cold Brew, the nation's original purveyor of organic bottled cold-brew coffee, where he led the company from inception through multiple rounds of fundraising culminating in a successful exit to Nestlé in 2017. While at Chameleon Cold Brew, Chris spearheaded commitments to and investments in sustainable agriculture that reflect his personal belief and company commitment that quality must be rooted in compassion for the planet and the people involved in the business. Prior to starting Chameleon Cold Brew, he worked as a consultant to the National Park Service and other public agencies at PwC. Chris graduated with a B.A. from the University of Texas at Austin and received a Master's degree in Business Administration from the Jones Graduate School of Business at Rice University. Chris attributes his cool, calm and collected demeanor to starting his days with a small 36 oz. glass of cold brew.