Before co-founding FFL in 1997, Chris Masto worked as a management consultant with Bain & Company, where he assisted companies with the development and implementation of strategic plans, the formulation of new business development programs and marketing strategies, and the execution of operating improvement and turnaround efforts. Previously, he worked as a Financial Analyst in the Corporate Finance Department of Morgan Stanley & Company. In addition to working on financing and merger transactions, he served as a special assistant to the Head of Investment Banking, contributing to the administration of the firm's investment banking activities worldwide.
He currently serves on the board of Tempur-Pedic International Inc., Speedy Cash Holdings Corp, and TriTech Holdings. Chris graduated magna cum laude from Brown University with an Sc.B. in Electrical Engineering, and received an M.B.A. from Harvard Business School.