Chris Sugden
Managing PartnerEdison Partners
Chris Sugden is Managing Partner of Edison Partners and Chairman of the firm's investment committee. He is the leading financial technology investor on the East Coast, investing in the industry for more than 16 years.

Chris is a successful entrepreneur, experienced in finance, business strategy, product management, sales, marketing and capital formation. He has deep domain, investment expertise and successful exits in payments, capital markets and wealth management segments.

He has led 32 financings including 20 new investments and Director of 21 companies.

Previously, Chris was an Executive Vice President with Princeton eCom; CEO of the electronic billing division. Earlier, holding the role of CFO, he raised multiple rounds of venture capital and completed an acquisition.

Prior to his time at eCom, Chris was Director of Finance and Operations for two NYC-based magazine start-ups and internet businesses. He began his career with PricewaterhouseCoopers, as a Supervisor in the entrepreneurial services group in Boston.