Chris Bonfield, CFA

Managing Director


Mr. Bonfield joined Greenhill in 2015 as part of Greenhill’s acquisition of Cogent Partners. He principally advises clients on the structuring and execution of secondary transactions.

Prior to joining Greenhill, Chris was a part of Cogent Partners since 2007. He has been responsible for managing all aspects of client engagements and transaction execution and has served a wide range of clients. Prior to that, Chris worked at Bank of America where he was involved with underwriting and monitoring debt transactions for public and private media and telecommunications clients. Prior to that, Chris 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.

Chris 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. He is a CFA charterholder.