This site has been created for exclusive use by institutional investors only and does not take into account investment objectives, financial situation or specific needs of any individual investor. Information should not be the sole basis for any investment decision.
If you are not an institutional client, consultant or financial professional and are looking for more information about mutual funds and other products at Nuveen, please visit our site at www.nuveen.com.
Past performance is not a guarantee of future performance. All investments involve some degree of risk including loss of principal. Investment objectives may not be met.
By agreeing you are confirming you are being truthful, acknowledging you have read the information above and accept the terms and conditions set out with this site and meeting the intended audience requirement for this site. Not all content on this site is appropriate or applicable for the general public and we cannot guarantee consequences with the use of this information by unauthorized or unintended users. Content on this site may not be redistributed and is for informational purposes only and does not constitute investment advice or provide a solicitation of an offer to buy any security.
- Head of Timberland Investments
About Christopher Lipton
Chris is Head of Timberland Investments for GreenWood. His responsibilities include building GreenWood into a global timberland investment firm.
Most recently, he served as the Managing Director of the Timberland Mergers and Acquisition team for Hancock’s Natural Resources Group, where he was responsible for the investment and growth strategy for the timberland business. Prior to Hancock, he was the Head of Global Transactions and Asset Management at BTG Pactual Timberland Investment Group where he improved the cost and property management structure to create better alignment with investor returns. Under his leadership, they grew their AUM globally to $3.5 billion, with $500m growth in the U.S., also expanding their acquisition activity in the Latin American markets. Before BTG Pactual, Chris served as the General Manager and Chief Forester at Longview Timber Corporation where he led the firm from a family-owned business to an institutional financially owned operation. He was responsible for managing the strategic and financial analysis of acquisitions and divestitures for the firm, resulting in increased profitability and cost savings.
Chris graduated with a B.S. in Forest Resource Management from the University of Washington and an M.B.A from the University of Oregon’s Charles H. Lundquist School of Business.