Chris Gottschalk
Senior AdvisorSantander Innoventures
Chris is a Senior Advisor to Banco Santander and Santander Innoventures, he is based in San Francisco. Prior to Santander, Chris was a Principal at Blumberg Capital for nearly seven years. Before Blumberg, Chris was investor with Menlo Ventures where he pursued investment opportunities across the consumer technology space.

Before joining Menlo Ventures, Chris served as the director of corporate development & analytics at PlayPhone. Chris has also worked as an investment banking analyst in the TMT group at Cowen and Company and began his career at Intel as an operations financial analyst.

Chris holds a B.A. with a double major in economics and political science from the University of California, Davis and an MBA from IESE Business School in Barcelona.