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Faculty and Executive Leadership Directory

Chris Puscasiu

Haas Finance Group
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MBA, Harvard Business School
BS, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, University of California Berkeley

Positions Held

At Haas since 2013

2015-2017 SVP and Co-Head of Direct Private Equity CDPQ
2013-2014 Lecturer at Fung Institute, UC Berkeley

2013 – present, Lecturer, Haas School of Business, Finance and Entrepreneurship

2013 – present, General Partner, Three Bridges Ventures

2007 – 2013, Partner, EQT

2005, Interim CEO, Sanuwave
2004 – 2007, Co-founder, Partner, Prides Capital

2000 – 2004, Vice President, Blum Capital Partners

1997 – 1998, AEA Investors Inc.

1994 – 1996, Bain & Company

1992 – 1994, Engineer, Geoworks


  • M&A: Successful investing across the company life cycle
  • Entrepreneurship

Honors and Awards

  • MBA with distinction

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