Chris Condelles serves as Chief Operating Officer at FS Investments, In his role, Mr. Condelles works across the Executive Committee on high priority strategic initiatives, including supporting the firm’s investment teams, enhancing operating efficiency across the firm and driving growth initiatives. He is also responsible for overseeing Capital Markets, which executes and manages more than $20 billion in liabilities, the Fund Chief Operating Officer team, and Co-leading FS’ CLO business.
Prior to joining FS Investments, Mr. Condelles spent over 12 years at Credit Suisse, most recently as Head of U.S. Credit and Financing Solutions, where he managed a multi-billion dollar investment portfolio as part of overseeing the firm’s Structured Credit Investing, Credit Repo and Credit Asset Financing businesses within the Americas. He was also an Executive Committee member and Global Treasurer of Credit Suisse’s Global Credit Products division, which generated $2 billion in revenues and managed approximately $50 billion in liabilities. Prior to these roles, Chris was a senior trader across several of Credit Suisse’s esoteric credit and financing businesses.
Mr. Condelles received a BS in Financial Economics from Binghamton University, an MBA with a dual degree in Finance and Entrepreneurial Management from the Wharton School and is a CFA charterholder. He is also a board member of the National Alliance on Mental Illness in NYC, where he chairs the Finance Committee and is the Treasurer of the charity.