Chris is a Co-Founder and Partner of Buchanan Street Partners and also serves on the company's Executive Management Committee. Chris oversees capital raising for the firm's commingled funds and investor relations for Buchanan's broad base of high-net-worth investors, family offices and financial advisor clients. Chris also serves as Chief Compliance Officer, primarily responsible for overseeing and managing regulatory compliance within the company. He brings a broad real estate background to the investment management activities of Buchanan, having been involved in the commercial real estate finance industry for over 30 years. His extensive background includes many years as a pension fund and life insurance company fiduciary, financial intermediary and commercial real estate banker with Wells Fargo Bank. Chris holds a B.A in Economics from the University of California at Santa Barbara. He has a Series 22 securities license.
Lisa Lacayo is responsible for assisting with investor relations, working with high-net-worth and institutional investors. Prior to joining Buchanan, Ms. Lacayo worked for Courtland Partners, Ltd., an institutional real estate consulting firm, where she supported principals and consultants with client service, tracked new fund offerings, and performance measurement reporting for pension funds and other institutional investors. Ms. Lacayo received her B.A. in Communications from the University of California at Riverside.