After working as an engineer for a couple of years, Chris obtained a business degree, combining his analytical and technical background to become an investment banker—where he took lead on a consulting job for HomeAway. Driven by his interest in building models, Chris jumped to fill an open Senior Analyst position when HomeAway finally decided to bring big data in-house.
Chris eases into his morning routine by checking emails and getting status updates on team database projects. Leading with a flexible, supportive management style and working alongside the Sales and Marketing Teams, Chris collectively whiteboards future plans and removes roadblocks that slow down productivity. Besides a quick swim on his lunch break, Chris generally does heavy research and development from mornings into the late afternoon.