Chris Nagel
/    Principal

Chris is a Principal at True, accompanying daring founders & investors of fast-growing tech companies in hiring C-level and VP-level executives in engineering & product. His track record has gained him high credibility, and he is a trusted advisor to VC-backed companies - mainly in the industries of SaaS, B2B/Enterprise Software and FinTech.

Having partnered closely with founders & investors, he is familiar with the challenges and opportunities the leadership team faces while tech companies are undergoing high growth. Therefore his functional expertise is mainly about building and scaling agile, lean & high-performing teams.

Prior to joining True, Chris worked as a consultant with a boutique executive search firm, and with an internationally renowned recruitment consultancy. Before this, he worked as a senior advisor and head of staff of a Federal Minister of Germany.

Chris is a passionate alpinist and you can easily run into him during high tours in the alps.
He never misses a basketball game of the Brooklyn Nets.
He is also passionate about executing a bunch of daily habits like workouts, meditation and reading non-fiction.