Christopher J. Westwood
Christopher Westwood is a consultant to Westwood Capital group of companies, managing the financial services advisory practice. The practice provides advice on mergers and acquisitions, fairness opinions and valuations, and product specification and origination. The practice focuses on the challenges of getting the Baby Boomers through their retirement with dignity and without impoverishing Gen X and Y by helping clients navigate the significant legislative and business changes affecting financial services in product origination, distribution, administration, and retiree education.
Prior to this, Christopher optimized portfolios comprised of Public market equity and bond funds, Hedge Funds, Private Equity Funds, Real Estate, and Real Assets and conducted due diligence on managers and on direct investments at Seadub Capital LLC.
In his early career in finance he specialized in European equity sales and trading at UBS, Lehman Brothers, and HSBC and has been a member of the number 1 Extel ranked global equity sales team.
Christopher has a degree in Humanities and Social Studies from Anglia Ruskin University in England and grew up in Turkey and Greece. He lives in Manhattan with his wife.