Kris is an incurable optimist who strongly believes in the transformative potential of breakthrough technologies. He is a Partner Associate at Real Ventures, where he is involved in thesis develop and works with early-stage companies pursuing fundamental technology innovation in domains spanning AI/ML, quantum computing, robotics, advanced materials and optical hardware.
Kris was formerly a corporate attorney at Stikeman Elliott, where he focused on cross-border M&A in the technology and telecommunications sectors as a member of the private equity practice group. He holds a joint B.C.L/LL.B. in civil law and common law, as well as a B.A. in history, both from McGill University.