Chris Briggs, Managing Director, Business Development
As Managing Director of Business Development, Chris leads our sales, marketing, and client services efforts in Australia and New Zealand. He assists our portfolio companies in building relationships with a broad range of investors across the region. Chris enjoys introducing opportunities to local investors by providing them access to a diverse and differentiated group of exceptional managers.
Before joining Pacific Current Group in 2021, Chris was Head of Institutional Sales at Nikko AM in Australia where he worked across a broad set of asset classes for almost nine years. Prior to that, Chris started his buy-side sales career in Australia with Goldman Sachs Asset Management and Terrain Capital after moving from the UK in 2006. In London, Chris worked for eight years in fixed income credit sales with Goldman Sachs and BNP Paribas covering UK based asset managers.
Chris graduated from Cambridge University with a MEng in Engineering. He loves embracing the coastal location where he lives with his wife and three daughters, paddling surf skis, running, and exploring the vast land that is now his adopted country.
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