Christopher O’Brien joined KeyBanc Capital Markets through its acquisition of Pacific Crest Securities, which he joined in 2012 . Prior to Pacific Crest, he was a vice president at Morgan Keegan Technology Group, formerly Revolution Partners. At Morgan Keegan, Chris was a member of the advisory teams for numerous strategic sales, private and public financings and recapitalizations. Selected clients include Grasshopper, Manhattan Software, Management Resources Group, Ivara Corporation, Progress Software, ClearTrial, Concerro, North Plains Systems, SmartSignal, Quorum Business Solutions, Cree, Nexidia, eTapestry, Knowledge Computing, XyEnterprise and Parlano. Chris began his banking career at America’s Growth Capital and holds an AB in history from Brown University.