Chris Bittman

Partner, Asset Management
Denver

Mr. Bittman is a Partner in Perella Weinberg Partners’ Asset Management business and CEO and CIO of PWP Agility.  In this role, Mr. Bittman leads the Agility business and is responsible for the investment performance for all of Agility’s clients.

Mr. Bittman has more than 30 years of investment experience.  Prior to joining Perella Weinberg Partners, Mr. Bittman worked for the University of Colorado Foundation from 2004 to 2009, where he served as the Chief Investment Officer and was responsible for building a team of professionals that managed over $1 billion in assets under management.  Prior to that, Mr. Bittman was the President and CEO of Jurika & Voyles, where he was responsible for the management of over $5 billion for a broad variety of Fortune 500 corporations, public funds, foundations, endowments and families.  Mr. Bittman began his career as an Analyst at Merrill Lynch.

Mr. Bittman earned a B.S. in Advertising from the University of Colorado.  Mr. Bittman served the University of Colorado as a volunteer for nearly 20 years in various capacities – as President of its Alumni Association; as Trustee and Director of its Foundation; and as Chair of the Foundation’s Investment Committee.  He sits as a guest lecturer on investment management at the University’s Leeds School of Business and is a former member of the University’s Intercollegiate Athletics Task Force.  He has served as Chair of the Board of Directors for Colorado Public Television, Investment Committee member of the Colorado Health Foundation, board member of the University of Colorado Technology Transfer Office and Trustee of Colorado Academy – a private, coeducational college preparatory school in Denver.  Mr. Bittman currently serves as the National President of the Sigma Phi Epsilon Fraternity.