Meet the Faculty

Meet Christopher Bradley

Managing Dir, Mistral Equity Partners / CFO, Haymaker Acquisition Corp. III

Chris has been a Managing Director at Mistral Equity Partners since 2008. He has over 20 years of experience identifying acquisition candidates, conducting due diligence and structuring deals.

Chris has extensive experience with special purpose acquisition companies, including serving as the current Chief Financial Officer of Tastemaker Acquisition Corp., the current Chief Financial Officer of Haymaker Acquisition Corp. III, the current Chief Financial Officer of AF Acquisition Corp., serving on the advisory board of Coliseum Acquisition Corp., having served as the Chief Financial Officer and Secretary of Haymaker II until its business combination with ARKO in December 2020, and having served as the Chief Financial Officer of Haymaker I before its business combination with OneSpaWorld in 2019.

Chris co-founded and currently serves on the board of The Beacon Consumer Incubator Fund (a venture capital fund that invests in consumer technology companies), and formerly served on the board of Jamba, Inc. (formerly NASDAQ:JMBA), The Lovesac Company (NASDAQ:LOVE), Creminelli Fine Meats, LLC, and Country Pure Foods.

Additionally, Chris served as an investment banker at Banc of America Securities, a Manager in Burger King’s strategy group, and a Manager at PricewaterhouseCoopers’ management consulting practice. Chris holds an MBA from the Harvard Business School and a BA from the University of Chicago.