Kris Houlihan

Kris Houlihan

Kristoffer Houlihan, CQF, is founder and Managing Partner of Armilla Partners in California. Before founding Armilla he was previously a Managing Director and Chief Risk Officer for Bank of New York Mellon. Prior to BNY Mellon, Mr. Houlihan was a Director at Pacific Alternative Asset Management Company (PAAMCO),  Prior to PAAMCO, Mr. Houlihan was a Vice President at JPMorgan in a variety of positions based in London, Tokyo and New York.

Kris is a Adjunct Professor at the University of Southern California (USC) teaching Private Equity and Ventures Capital to MBA students. Mr. Houlihan was awarded a BSc (Hons) in Geographical Sciences from the University of Bristol (UK) and holds the industry accredited Certificate in Quantitative Finance (CQF). He is a member of the Pacific Council on Foreign Policy and a member of the Fitch Group’s steering committee on quantitative finance. Kris is an Old Culfordian.