Christopher H. Lord '86

  • Elected 2018 (Charter Trustee)

  • San Francisco, CA

Mr. Lord oversees all investments at New Paradigm Capital, a family office that combines exceptional investment returns with social impact. Prior to New Paradigm, in 2002 Mr. Lord founded and was Managing Partner at Criterion Capital Management, an institutional investment management firm focused on the technology sector. Mr. Lord received a BA in Religious Studies at Dartmouth College and a MBA from the Harvard Graduate School of Business. He currently chairs the Investment Committee and serves on the Resources and Student Affairs Committees at Dartmouth. He previously served on the Board of Trustees at Lick Wilmerding High School and the Glide Foundation, and is a former Trustee of the Posse Foundation, Town School for Boys and Pacific Primary School.


  • A.B. Dartmouth College
  • M.B.A. Harvard University

Current Role

Chief Investment Officer, New Paradigm Capital