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Chris Nagel
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Bio:

Chris is a principal at True, accompanying daring founders and investors of fast-growing tech companies in hiring C-level and VP level executives in engineering and 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 and 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 and 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.

Snapshot:
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