A lawyer by training, Chris previously worked at a boutique law firm specializing in international human rights. In law school, Chris developed his expertise in business and human rights at the UN Khmer Rouge Tribunal in Cambodia, Business Litigation Session in Boston, Private Sector Department at Oxfam America, and Legal and Social Compliance Departments at Life Is Good, Inc. He has worked for several advocacy organizations and at the U.S. Department of State and World Bank. Chris has published on sustainability and human rights matters in Business Day, the Human Rights Brief, and the Yale Human Rights and Development Law Journal.
Chris holds a B.A. in International Studies from Macalester College, a J.D. from Northeastern University School of Law, and was a Thomas J. Watson Fellow.