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Chris Cheever


Chris is a co-founder and partner at Fontinalis Partners. At Fontinalis, Chris is responsible for a wide range of critical processes ranging from deal sourcing and execution to corporate operations and business strategy. Prior to Fontinalis, Chris worked for LaunchCapital, a venture capital firm with offices in New Haven, Cambridge and San Francisco. At Launch, Chris analyzed, evaluated and executed early-stage principal investments. Previously, Chris worked in New York as an Associate at Highbridge Principal Strategies, a multi-billion-dollar private equity and mezzanine investment business within Highbridge Capital. He participated in due diligence, financial modeling and deal execution across various business sectors and types of transactions. Chris earned his MBA from the Yale School of Management and his Bachelor of Arts degree from Harvard.