Chris Mathias

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Chris Mathias

Trustee

Chris Mathias is a successful entrepreneur and leader, born and raised in India and now living in the UK.  He is married with three daughters and is an active sportsman and keen traveller.  He combines these interests with active roles in private equity and in social and philanthropic investment. Chris studied Politics and Economics at Bristol University, and completed an MBA at INSEAD, Paris in 1987. Chris co-founded CMG Partners and Arbor Ventures, private investment management companies that focus on early stage companies and turnaround/restructure situations. Chris is actively involved with a number of charities and not-for-profit organisations – in particular those that are sustainable beyond the lifetime of a funding commitment, build lasting capacity, develop local skills and are focused on the very poor.  Chris is committed to expanding the reach of Hummingbird and creating a lasting legacy that captures his family’s passion for the region and the cause.