C Ball
Managing Director

Christopher T. Ball

Chris is responsible for sourcing and executing sell-side mergers and acquisitions at CriticalPoint. He brings over 25 years of investment banking, business management, and product development experience to assist entrepreneurs with maximizing the value of their companies.


Prior to joining CriticalPoint, Chris was a director with Brockett Tamny & Co., Inc., a boutique investment bank that focuses on sell-side mergers and acquisitions and raising capital for companies across a wide variety of industries. Before that he successfully executed numerous transactions with boutique investment bank Janas Associates across industries including medical devices, service providers, petroleum distributors, automotive and technology. Prior to Janas, he was the founder of Strategic Initiatives, Inc., and held roles at International Rectifier, and TRW Inc. 


He earned his Master’s in Industrial Administration (MBA) degree from Purdue University’s Krannert Graduate School of Management and his Bachelor of Sciences degree in Industrial Engineering from the University of Tennessee, Knoxville. He is a Registered Representative of CriticalPoint Partners, LLC and holds FINRA Series 63 & 79 licenses.


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