Managing Director -Corporate Private Equity , Real Assets Christopher Finn is a Managing Director and board member of the companies owning and managing the European assets for buyout, technology and real estate, and is based in Luxembourg. Prior to joining Carlyle in 1996, Mr. Finn served as Executive Vice President of the Overseas Private Investment Corporation (OPIC), the U.S. Government agency that provides financing to U.S. investors in the developing world. It is also the largest political risk underwriter in the world. Prior to OPIC, Mr. Finn served as Executive Vice President for Equities at the American Stock Exchange. In addition, he was Senior Vice President of Strategic Planning and Acquisitions for Air and Water Technologies Capital Corporation, an international environmental services company. Mr. Finn is an honors graduate of Harvard College.