CNAS Board of Advisor
Director of the Board of Advisors, Heinz Endowment
Chris has worked for 20 years at the intersection of private equity, venture capital and investment management. As a private investor, Chris specializes in TMT, Financial Technology and defense-related investments. Chris was most recently a Senior Vice President at PNC Bank where he led the organization’s external Fintech investment program and strategy development. Mr. Heinz has served on the board of various private companies and non-profit institutions, including the Heinz Endowments, the St. Paul's School, the U.S. Ski and Snowboard Association, the Carnegie Mellon School of Public Policy and the Navy SEAL Foundation. He was also a term member at the Council of Foreign Relations. Mr. Heinz received a B.A. in History from Yale University and an M.B.A. from Harvard University. He lives with wife Sasha and two children in Idaho.