Chris Bonfield, CFA

Managing Director


Mr. Bonfield is a Managing Director in Greenhill’s Capital Advisory group and is primarily responsible for coverage and execution of secondary transactions. Since joining Cogent Partners (which Greenhill acquired in 2015) in 2007, Mr. Bonfield has been responsible for managing all aspects of client engagements and transaction execution and has served a wide range of clients. Prior to joining Cogent, Mr. Bonfield worked at Bank of America where he was involved with underwriting and monitoring debt transactions for public and private media and telecommunications clients. Previously, Mr. Bonfield was a Principal at Carreker Corporation (now part of Fiserv), where he provided consulting services to commercial banks in North America and the United Kingdom.

Mr. Bonfield holds an MBA from the McCombs School of Business at the University of Texas at Austin and a BA in economics and mathematics from Vanderbilt University. Mr. Bonfield is a CFA charterholder.