Chris is the managing partner of JLL Spark China Ventures, focusing on strategic PropTech investments in the China market and developing JLL Spark’s presence in mainland China.
Chris brings more than 20 years of experience in direct investment and business development with on-the-ground venture investment practices in China, East Asia, Southeast Asia, India, and the United States. Before joining Spark, Chris served as General Partner and Head of China for Telstra Ventures. Prior to that, Chris worked at Intel Capital in Silicon Valley and Beijing, overseeing investments in mobile internet, communications, and enterprise software and services in Asia.
Chris holds an MBA from the Wharton School of Business, and an MS in Control Engineering from the University of Wisconsin-Madison.