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Chris Collins

Co-founder and Managing Director
First Atlantic Capital, LLC

Chris has 40 years of success in building and growing businesses and value propositions in corporate, entrepreneurial and regulated setting. 

The most recent partnership was an elusive joint venture and investment platform with Iron Point Partners, LLC, which is part of the Robert Bass family of investment funds with over $22 billion in equity capital. 

Chris was also the Managing Partner and key Principal of a national investment firm that controlled more than $8 billion in real assets, which included 2,100 multifamily properties located in 48 states.

Chris is currently a board member of New England Baptist Hospital, the Wonderfund- serving children in the care of the Massachusetts Department of Children and Families, Business Executives for National Security, and the Republican Governors Association Executive Roundtable. He also serves as an Advisor for The BASE- National Urban Youth Training Academy, Edward David LLC as well as Cambridge Trust Company. He is a past member of the Board of Directors or Corporator for Enterprise Community Partners, Boston Private Bank and Trust Company, Massachusetts Development Finance Agency, The John F. Kennedy Center for Performing Arts, The Affordable Housing Tax Credit Coalition, The Institute for Responsible Housing Preservation, Furman University, Montserrat College of Art, The Governors Academy, Brookwood School, and Belmont Hill School.