With almost 40 years under his belt as an investor and entrepreneur, Chris Burch is an innovator. He is the founder and CEO of Burch Creative Capital, which is based in New York and is a private investment company. He has assisted in the founding and growth of over 50 companies. His knowledge and desire to help start-ups is what led to him creating his own company. They support various types of companies from retail, to hospitality, to technology. Companies include Cocoon9, TRADEMARK, and the Faena Hotel. Chris has partnered with James McBride and co-owns Nihi Sumba Island and Nihi Hotels. The resorts are very popular and in both 2016 and 2017, Nihi has been voted #1 Hotel in the World.
Chris Burch previously served on the boards of The Continuum Group, Tory Burch,and Guggenheim Capital. As a student at Ithaca College, he and his brother used $2,000 to invest in Eagle Eye Apparel. They then grew the company and sold it to Swire Group for $60 million.
Burch also invests in philanthropic endeavors. He has donated to The Henry Street Settlement, NYU Langone, and The Sumba Foundation.
You can learn more about Chris Burch and his other endeavors by visiting his LinkedIn profile at https://www.linkedin.com/in/christopher-burch-116531123/ , follow him on Instagram at https://www.instagram.com/jchristopherburch/ .