Chris Younger is CEO and co-founder of Class VI Partners, a FINRA-registered investment bank that started in 2005. Chris also helped to co-found Class VI Partners Family Office, which launched as a Registered Investment Advisor in September 2016.
Prior to starting Class VI, Chris spent more than 20 gaining experience in executive management, marketing, sales, law, and mergers and acquisitions. Chris was a co-founder and President of Expanets, the nation’s largest provider of converged communications solutions. During his tenure with Expanets, Chris led the acquisition and integration of 27 companies, ranging in size from $2 million to over $1 billion in annual revenues, ultimately leading to its acquisition by Avaya in late 2003. Prior to Expanets, Chris was a practicing attorney.
As CEO, Chris guides the entire Class VI organization in its efforts to “empower the entrepreneurial spirit”. As part of the Family Office, Chris is focused on strategic planning, improving & expanding our client offering, and is passionate about the team’s delivery of superior client service.
Chris graduated from Miami University (Ohio) and Harvard Law School. Chris and his wife, Maribeth, are natives of Ohio, but have been in Denver since 2000. They have 3 adult children and enjoy spending time in the Colorado outdoors.