Chris is a visionary marketing and investing leader who has an uncanny ability to bring savvy investors together with investment ideas that fit their needs. He has a focus on people and purpose, and works to create a culture of care in individuals and organizations.
Following a long career with TIGER 21 as chairman of multiple chapters in the great state of Texas, he has joined Caduceus as Partner, Investor Relations. Chris works to recruit Caduceus investors and ensure they are happy with their investments.
After graduating from the University of Texas at Austin in 1989, Chris started his first business, Erapmus Network Services, when he was 23 years old. Working in the distributed computer network operating space, Erapmus helped organizations such as ExxonMobil and WorldCom integrate and streamline their computer systems. Under his leadership, Chris instilled a culture of self-reliance and perseverance, successfully growing Erapmus to over 130 employees with revenues of just under $10M before its acquisition.
Chris’s ability to formulate a vision, create a strategy, and plan an execution allows him to guide individuals and organizations to maximize their potential and exceed expectations. Following the successful sale of Erapmus in 2003, Chris founded Paredigm Enterprises, a consulting firm helping individuals, companies, and nonprofits realize their goals. From launching robust careers for various authors and speakers, to turning around a multitude of underperforming companies, to building revenue models and strategic partnerships for nonprofits, Paredigm Enterprises has created success for many and has helped to make the world a better place. Chris continues to serve as President of the firm.
The perspectives Chris acquired throughout his career drove him to TIGER 21 in 2013, where he led the organization in Texas and Puerto Rico. TIGER 21 is the premier peer-to-peer learning organization for ultra-high-net-worth individuals. Chris harnesses the carried expertise and collective intelligence of 50 TIGER 21 members to improve their investment acumen, business decisions, and family dynamics. The magic of TIGER 21 happens when members give first, receive second, and take third, creating a brotherhood and sisterhood amongst themselves and making it truly a family away from home.