Chris Wright, CFA
Portfolio Manager and Senior Research Analyst

Research Experience Start Date: 2012

KAR Start Date: 2012

Sector Coverage: Small and mid-capitalization financials, financial technology, energy and transportation sectors

Chris Manages: Long-Short, Small-Mid Cap Sustainable Growth

Education: M.B.A., University of California, Los Angeles, B.S.E., concentration in Finance, Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania

Prior Work Experience:
Senior Associate, Turnarounds, and Restructuring – Alvarez & Marsal
Associate, Investment Banking Financial Institutions Group – Houlihan Lokey Howard & Zukin

What Do You Enjoy Most About Your Job:
Investing is an amazing profession. It is intellectually challenging and dynamic. Your mind is never dull and you are constantly learning.

What Do You Enjoy Most About Working at KAR:
Chris feels very fortunate every day he comes to work at KAR. He is surrounded by bright people that share his passion for investing and a focus on finding high-quality businesses.

What Are You Involved in Outside of Work:
When Chris is not poring over annual reports, he is busy at home with his two young children. Every day as a parent is a brand new learning experience and it is extremely rewarding, especially the big hug his kids give him each night when he comes home from work.