Christopher Wendel

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Christopher Wendel

Mr. Wendel is a co-founder of Volta and has served as Volta’s President since April 2013. Mr. Wendel also has extensive investing experience working as a Managing Director at Goldman Sachs from August 1993 to June 2006, as a Managing Director at Lehman Brothers from July 2006 to October 2008 and as a Senior Managing Director at Nomura Securities from October 2008 to June 2012. Mr. Wendel holds a B.S.F.S. in international relations from the School of Foreign Service at Georgetown University and a M.A.L.D in international political economy from Tufts University — The Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy. Mr. Wendel currently serves on the board of the Napa Valley Film Festival and was past board chair of the Blue Oak School in Napa. Mr. Wendel also serves on Volta’s board of directors.