Christopher G. College
MANAGING PARTNER, TCP VENTURE CAPITAL
Mr. College is an experienced capital markets professional with deep expertise in structuring, negotiating, and executing transactions. Mr. College has successfully raised over $1.6 billion in over 60 transactions during his career.
He is currently responsible for the strategic and operational leadership of the TCP Venture Capital family of funds.
Prior to joining TCP Venture Capital, from 2006 to 2012, Mr. College was Head of the Private Finance Group at Stifel Nicolaus. From 2001 until 2006, Mr. College held various titles of increasing responsibility in the Private Finance Department of Legg Mason Wood Walker. Mr. College joined Legg Mason Wood Walker in 1999 and from 1999 until 2001 was a member of the investment banking team focusing on mergers and acquisitions and initial public offerings (IPOs) in the technology and government services industries. Prior to joining Legg Mason, from 1992 to 1997, Mr. College was an investment banker with Robert W. Baird & Co.
Mr. College holds BA in economics from Northwestern University and an MBA degree from Emory University.