Chris Kalnin is the CEO & Founder, and a Board Member of BKV Corporation. Prior to founding BKV, Chris was VP Strategic Business Operations and Planning at Level 3 Communications (now CenturyLink). His previous roles also include executive at Thailand’s national oil and gas company (PTTEP), and prior to that, consultant with McKinsey & Company. He started his career as a financial analyst with Credit Suisse First Boston.
Chris has an MBA from Northwestern University at the Kellogg School of Management, where he graduated summa cum laude. He has an undergraduate degree in Business Administration from the University of Western Ontario at the Richard Ivey School of Business, where he graduated with distinction.