Christopher B. Harned
Investment Management Team
Mr. Harned joined Arbor in 2016 and has over 30 years experience in Consumer Products private equity and investment banking. He was with Lehman Brothers in the US and Europe from 1985 through 2001, ultimately serving as Head of Global Consumer M&A. After Lehman, he was a partner at The Cypress Group, a New York based private equity firm, where he built the Consumer Products investment strategy. He also worked at Robert W. Baird and Nomura Securities, where he was Head of its Consumer Americas business.
He serves on the Boards of FreshPet, Inc., a pet food business and Quad/Graphics, Inc., a global printing, packaging and integrated communications business. He served on the Boards of The Meow Mix Company, Brand Connections, North American Midway Entertainment, bSwift, Inc., Danka Business Systems PLC and The Philadelphia Media Group.
He earned his BA at Williams College.