Chris co-founded BEV Capital in 1997. His venture capital career started with the Sprout Group at Donaldson, Lufkin & Jenrette, where he was a Vice President. Later he became a General Partner at Consumer Venture Partners.

Chris also spent seven years as a consultant with McKinsey & Company and has eight years of corporate management experience with General Foods and Dart & Kraft.

Chris received his BA from the University of the South and his MBA from the Wharton Graduate School of Business.

David Yarnell

Managing General Partner
David co-founded BEV in 1997. Prior to BEV, David served as Vice President at Consumer Venture Partners. He also spent seven years at McKinsey & Company as a consultant. Previously, David served as President of Mexx USA, an apparel manufacturer and he acquired marketing experience at General Mills and at Federated Department Stores.

David received his BS from Tufts University and his MBA from Harvard Business School.

William J. (Bill) Meurer

General Partner
Prior to joining BEV in 1998, Bill spent eight years with The Boston Consulting Group as a consultant. Earlier in his career, Bill gained marketing experience at Nabisco Brands.

Bill received his BA from Dartmouth College and his MBA from Harvard Business School.

Marc A. Singer

General Partner
Marc co-founded BEV in 1997. Prior to BEV, Marc worked for four years as a Senior Associate at Consumer Venture Partners. Previously, he served in the Investment Banking Group at Donaldson, Lufkin & Jenrette.

Marc is a graduate of the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania.