Chris is the General Counsel of AccelFoods. Prior to joining, Chris was an attorney practicing in the M&A, private equity and capital markets practice groups of a major international law firm. While there, Chris advised buyers and sellers, including public and private companies and private equity firms, in mergers, acquisitions, buyouts, divestitures, spinoffs and joint ventures. Chris has also served as in-house counsel to a multinational pharmaceutical company, where he was a member of the global M&A group. Chris graduated from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute and earned his J.D., magna cum laude, from Albany Law School. The AF team is convinced that Chris’ side-hustle is either a start-up beard oil business or craft whiskey distillery (or both).