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Chris Livingston

BS '10

Summit Partners (Menlo Park, CA)


Chris Livingston is a Menlo Park, CA based investor at Summit Partners, a global Venture Capital and Growth Equity firm, where Chris focuses on mobile applications, enterprise software, and consumer internet.

Prior to joining Summit Partners in early 2014, Chris was an associate at Partners Group where he invested in large secondary market transactions focusing on later stage, venture-funded companies. Concurrently, he was a Founding Board Member and investor in Sumeria Group, a discovery platform that connected young professionals to selective, high-quality social events in 5 major US cities. Sumeria Group was recently acquired by Host Committee. Chris began his career as a Technology Consultant at Accenture following his graduation from Cornell University's School of Industrial and Labor Relations.