J. Christopher Flowers

Managing Director and CEO


Mr. Flowers is a Managing Director & CEO of J.C. Flowers & Co. and a member of the firm’s Management Committee. Mr. Flowers has spent more than 35 years focused on financial services, both as an advisor and as an investor. He joined Goldman, Sachs & Co. in 1979 in the Mergers and Acquisitions Group and became a General Partner in 1988. In 1986 he was among the founders of Goldman’s Financial Institutions Group. Mr. Flowers was named co-head of the group in 1994 and sole head in 1996.

Mr. Flowers serves on the Boards of Directors of NIBC Holding N.V., Shinsei Bank, Limited, and sits on the advisory board of The Kessler Group. Mr. Flowers received an A.B. magna cum laude in Applied Mathematics from Harvard College.