Christopher Odyniec joined Edgewood Capital Advisors in March 2021. He is an experienced investor relation, marketing and business development professional. He has worked extensively with endowments, foundations, pensions, family offices, investment consultants and HNW investors. Christopher joins Edgewood from a family office where he was a Senior Investment Consultant, selecting traditional and alternative investment managers, performing ongoing portfolio monitoring and performance review. Prior to working at the family office, Christopher worked at Drum Capital, a distressed and special situations private equity investment management firm. He led investor relations, fundraising and marketing to institutional investors, family offices and investment consulting firms. Prior to that, Christopher was a Relationship Officer with Commonfund working in a hybrid sales and service role with Endowment and Foundation clients and prospects. He worked with clients to improve portfolio risk and return characteristics through diversification across asset classes such as, real estate, hedge funds, commodities, private equity, venture capital, emerging markets, distressed debt, equity and fixed income. While at Commonfund, he managed over 110 client relationships totaling more than $1B and provided recommendations on asset allocation, spending and governance.