Christopher Latta


Chris Latta is the founder and Managing Member of Claridge Capital LLC, a private investment firm focused on the lower middle market. 

Prior to founding Claridge Capital, Mr. Latta held various investment banking and principal investing positions with Wells Fargo Securities, Merrill Lynch, Morgan Stanley Capital Partners and Bowles Hollowell Conner & Co.  He has over 18 years of M&A and corporate finance transaction experience as both an advisor and principal in a broad range of industries, including financial services, consumer products, defense and aerospace, information technology, energy, and industrials. 

Mr. Latta earned a Bachelor of Arts degree summa cum laude with high honors in Economics from Vanderbilt University and received an MBA from The Wharton School at The University of Pennsylvania.