Chris is a recognized expert in the field of commodity trading and risk management. His range of risk management experience includes trading, information systems, and internal controls. Industry areas of expertise include agriculture, refined products, natural gas, and electricity. He advises clients on hedging strategy, risk management and technology systems, mergers and acquisitions and accounting and tax-related back office operations. He has an undergraduate degree in accounting from Baylor University, an MBA from Rice University and is a certified public accountant.