Chris Santoro began his financial services career with Fortis Lux Financial in 2018 after a 7-year financial advising and managing role at a fortune 500 firm. At Fortis Lux, Chris plans to continue his passion for educating and helping clients understand how they can reach their financial goals.
Prior to his financial services career, Chris spent 4 years working for the NBA. As a senior in college, Chris landed an internship with the New York Knicks in their basketball operations department. After his internship, Chris landed his first job with the Miami Heat in their sales department. A quick learner and leader, he soon became one of the top sales executives in the company.
Growing up, Chris was immersed in sports throughout high school and enjoyed basketball. Learning and appreciating the game of basketball has set the ground work for a successful career. A natural leader on the court, Chris enjoyed helping his teammates reach their highest potential.
Chris continued his passion for Basketball at Nichols College where he graduated with a Bachelors in sports management and Masters in Business Administration.
For fun, Chris is still actively involved in sports as he continues to play and coach basketball. A natural thrill seeker, he enjoys skydiving and anything fast paced. He also enjoys spending time at his lake house on the Great Sacandaga Lake.