Chris entered the securities business in 1963 and formed his own investment firm in 1970. He has been continuously involved as CEO or Chairman of Christopher Weil & Company, Inc. (or its affiliates) since its founding and is one of its current Investor-Manager-Advisors. He also serves as the Chairman of the Board. Chris is a Registered Investment Advisor Representative.
Chris serves on the Audit Committee of the Jacobs Family Foundation/Jacobs Center for Community Innovation. He served as a Trustee of the UCSD Foundation Board for 6 years, from 2001 to 2017, serving on the Investment/Finance and Executive Committees. He served as Treasurer from 2016 to 2017. He is a member of the Preuss School Founders' Circle, ArtPower PowerPlayers and the Arts and Humanities Dean's Advisory Council. He is also the Co-Chair of the campaign to endow the Cecil Lytle Chair in African and African-American Music. He has been active on a number of for-profit and non-profit boards for many years.
Chris graduated from the University of California, Los Angeles and lives in Del Mar, California with his wife, Pat. They have three children (all of whom, and one son-in-law, work for Christopher Weil & Company, Inc.) and five grandchildren.