Christopher Reap is a Partner at True North Companies and is responsible for deal origination and underwriting. Chris brings over 20 years of operational and business development experience developed from working at multiple Fortune 100 companies. His business development and sales expertise provide an indispensable resource for portfolio company growth initiatives.
Prior to joining True North in 2005, Chris held engineering, sales management, operations and business development roles within Cisco Systems, IBM, Texas Instruments and several startup ventures. Chris has extensive experience with the semiconductor, computing and networking industries.
Chris serves as Chairman of the Board for the New Hampshire Make-A-Wish Foundation and on the Board of Trustees for the Pine Hill Waldorf School. He also serves on several development committees for the Boston chapter of the Association for Corporate Growth (ACG). Chris holds a Bachelor of Science in Aerospace Engineering from Virginia Tech and an MBA in Finance from The Pamplin College of Business at Virginia Tech. Chris is a certified private pilot and a competitive Ironman triathlete.