Chris Happ

Vice President of Business Development

Chris is the Vice President of Business Development at Plaza Street Partners where he manages the strategy and growth of new business relationships for PSP’s new-build and acquisition solutions.

As an experienced service-industry veteran, Chris has an established track record of delivering customized, long-term value to corporate partners of all sizes. Prior to Plaza Street Partners, Chris designed a ground-up business development strategy for Capfusion, LLC, a leading commercial lender in the financial technology industry. That program delivered best-in-class white-space solutions for the two largest loan marketplace platforms in the industry. The associated growth was instrumental in securing a successful institutional capital raise of $20M in 2016. Chris’s passion for relationship building and corporate business development is rooted in 10+ years as an award-winning Class A PGA Professional in Illinois and Kansas.

Chris graduated with a Bachelor of Journalism degree from the University of Missouri, where he was also a co-captain and MVP of the Men’s Golf team.

Chris and his wife, Sarah, live in Leawood, KS, where their two children, Griffin and Hallie, along with a four-legged co-conspirator named Ginger, fill the family calendar with activities and sports including dance, soccer, hockey, baseball, basketball and golf.