Chris Geier


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Christopher Geier is the CEO and Managing Partner. In addition to leading the overall strategic and financial direction of the firm, he is also responsible for large mergers and acquisitions and is a member of the Executive Board. Chris is focused on delivering the highest level of professional client service and creating a dynamic workplace where employees can be successful. Previously, Chris served as the Partner-in-Charge of Advisory Services and Sikich’s investment banking team.

Chris’ leadership experience includes more than 25 years as an advisor and C-level executive in both private and publicly-traded companies.

Prior to joining Sikich in 2008, Chris founded GEI Capital in 1993, a distressed private equity and turnaround consulting firm, and GEI Advisory in 1995, an international mergers and acquisitions advisory and management consulting firm, where he completed transactions domestically and abroad. Prior to that, he was a Regional Manager for MC Sporting Goods with responsibility for a five-state region with 54 retail stores.


  • Master of Business Administration, The University of Chicago Booth School of Business
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Criminal Justice, Washington State University