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Chris HICKEY

Chris is an AF Operating Partner as well as CEO of our portfolio company, Kalahari Brands. He also acts as an advisor to the management teams of our other companies on an as-needed basis. Chris was the CEO of The Isopure Company and No Cow - both high-growth, private equity-backed health and wellness consumer products companies. In his first 3 years of leadership, Isopure doubled its size from $50MM to $100MM and sold to Glanbia plc, the Ireland-based global performance nutrition and ingredients company. Chris earned his MBA from the Darden School of Business at the University of Virginia and his undergraduate degree from Villanova University. When he’s not working on the next big protein phenom, Chris spends his time chillin’ on the water, duuude.