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Christopher Flint

Managing Partner

Christopher is a Managing Partner of Maha Advisors.  Before forming Maha Advisors, he was a Principal and founding member of Sansar Capital Management, a $4 billion hedge fund with investments concentrated in Asia Pacific.  Christopher has developed a network of contacts throughout Asia and New York as a result of his work in financial markets over his 20 year career. He has worked with a number of start-up hedge funds from launch.   With a focus on operational expertise, capital introduction and origination, Christopher serves as an advisor to a number of blockchain related businesses. Most recently, he launched an Opportunity Zone Fund which involved complex structuring and legal issues.

Christopher began his career with Credit Suisse Asset Management, where he began working in the equity derivatives business, before relocating to Tokyo to run trading for Credit Suisse Asset Management LTD. During his career, Christopher has executed and negotiated transactions in excess of $100 billion dollars.

Christopher graduated from Columbia Business School with an MBA.  He received his B.A. from the George Washington University.

Evan Morris

Principal

Evan Morris is a Principal of Maha Advisors, which he joined from the investment team of Pithia, a VC fund investing in early stage fintech and blockchain companies. Previously, he was the lead emerging technology analyst at PitchBook (acquired by Morningstar) where he focused on financial technology and digital assets. He created a new business line to provide VC clients with some of the first institutional research covering emerging industries like marketplace lending, insurtech, blockchain and digital financial services. 

 

Evan also worked at Fortress Investment Group’s Global Macro Fund, and has co-founded and advised several fintech startups. His research and commentary on private markets and financial technology have appeared in the Financial Times, Bloomberg, The Wall Street Journal, Fortune and Reuters. 

Evan has an A.B. in History from Harvard, where he focused on Financial History and played baseball and rugby.

Darius Avens

Principal

Darius is a Principal at Maha Advisors, where he devotes his time to analyzing early stage blockchain based companies and researching the venture capital landscape. As an early adopter and active participant in the cryptocurrency ecosystem, Darius brings more than 5 years of experience in the blockchain space.

Darius holds an A.B. degree from Princeton University in Economics, with a focus on Asian capital markets. During his time there, he co-founded a Bitcoin based online marketplace for virtual assets, and created MAGIX, an inflation adjusted Laspeyres index for cryptocurrency markets.