Christopher L. Crawford (Managing Partner, Chief Investment Officer)  
  • Stark Investments: Managing Director, Portfolio Manager, Head of Boston office. Managed a $1.5 billion long-short equity portfolio for this $12 billion multi-strategy hedge fund 
  • Putnam Investments: Senior Vice President, Co-Portfolio Manager of the $3 billion Putnam International Capital Opportunity Fund and related institutional accounts 
  • ABRY Partners: Senior Analyst and Portfolio Manager for a $500 million long-short equity TMT fund 
  • Wellington Management Co: Global Industry Analyst covering media stocks for the firm and Portfolio Manager for $600 million in institutional and mutual fund assets 
  • Wharton Graduate School of Business: MBA, MA (Director’s List
  • University of Pennsylvania: BA (Physics), BS (Wharton), BAS (Engineering) magna cum laude 

Scott L. Utzinger (Partner, Chief Operating Officer) 

  • Fidelity Investments: Covered global media and US retail at Pyramis Global Advisors, Fidelity’s institutional division 
  • Wellington Management Co: Vice President, Global Industry Analyst & Portfolio Manager for $1 billion in institutional and mutual fund assets 
  • Booz•Allen & Hamilton: Lead Consultant; conducted strategy and operations projects for multinational corporations 
  • Stanford University Graduate School of Business: MBA (Arjay Miller Scholar
  • University of Pennsylvania: BS (Wharton), BAS (Engineering) summa cum laude 
Jonathan R. Saunders (Partner) 
  • Stark Investments: Senior analyst covering industrial, financial services and REITs
  • Blue Wave Holdings Corp. (Private Equity): President and COO; sourced investments, executed transactions and operated businesses in the commercial real estate and automotive services sectors
  • Boston University Graduate School of Management: MBA
  • University of Pennsylvania: BA (History)