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Leadership | Christopher W. Nolan - Managing Director
Chris Nolan
Phone: 212.444.8029
Mr. Nolan is a seasoned investment banker with more than 30 years of M&A experience, having completed more than 100 middle-market transactions with an aggregate enterprise value of more than US$3 billion.

Prior to joining Dresner Partners, Mr. Nolan was a Managing Director at Greenwich, Conn.-based MC Square Capital, LLC, which specializes in sourcing co-investment opportunities for the firm’s single-family office and private equity clients.  Prior to MC Square Capital, LLC, Mr.  Nolan was Managing Director and Head of Consumer Markets for PricewaterhouseCoopers Corporate Finance, LLC in New York.  He has also held senior M&A advisory positions with Rabobank International, Deutsche Bank and Salomon Smith Barney.

Prior to becoming an investment banker, Mr. Nolan served as Vice President of Corporate Development and Investor Relations for GAF Corporation/International Specialty Products in Wayne, N.J.  He also was the Special Projects Manager for the Adhesives Division and Development Engineer for the Food Products Division at National Starch and Chemical Company in Bridgewater, N.J.

He has also served on the Board of Directors for United-Guardian, Inc., a manufacturer and marketer of personal care and pharmaceutical ingredients based in Hauppauge, N.Y.; Spectrum Group International, Inc., a global collectibles company headquartered in Irvine, Calif; and Healthy Mom LLC (d/b/a Maia Yogurt) located in New York.


MBA from Harvard Business School
B.S. in Chemical Engineering from Lafayette College