Mr. Chris Stallman serves as Partner at Fontinalis Partners. He is responsible for a wide range of functions, including participating in the research, analysis, and evaluation of investment opportunities; assisting portfolio companies on financial and strategic analyses; and supporting Fontinalis' operations and business strategy. Chris earned his Bachelor of Business Administration (with distinction) from the University of Michigan's Ross School of Business, where he completed a comprehensive senior thesis on the concept of urban centers employing brand management techniques to promote economic activity. Chris also completed an internship in the alternative investments group of the University's endowment, focusing on private equity, venture capital, oil & gas, and real estate partnerships. Chris has earned the right to use the Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) designation, and is a member of the CFA Institute, the Detroit Economic Club, and the Michigan Venture Capital Association. He served as Board Member at Zagster.