C. Chris Hastings

Managing Director

Chris brings more than 20 years of experience raising capital to DCS Advisory and leads the firm’s Private Capital Group. Based in New York, he focuses on growth-stage companies across the Technology, Healthcare, and Business Services sectors. He has closed more than USD 5 billion in private capital raises over the course of his career.

Chris worked for Bear Stearns for nine years and was the head of the private placement group through 2007, when he joined the private placement group at Credit Suisse. He subsequently joined Cantor Fitzgerald to start its private placement group. He also worked in the private placement groups at Bank of America and Prudential Securities.

Chris received an M.B.A. from the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania and a B.S. in Finance from the Pennsylvania State University.