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“Through our investments, I believe we are creating a 'flywheel' of entrepreneurs who are not only showing what's possible in public education but also creating a huge amount of support for kids in their communities.”

Eric Chan


Eric oversees CSGF’s investment team and works with charter networks in the western and southern U.S., as well as in New Orleans. Eric helped launch CSGF’s next generation learning practice, supported our investment in Dreambox Learning, and moonlighted at Rocketship Education. Prior to joining CSGF, he was on the founding team for New Schools Chicago, where he managed investments in over 50 new charter schools. Eric has also worked as an investment banker at Lehman Brothers and a private equity investor at Sterling Partners. He is a graduate of Northwestern University and has an MBA from Harvard Business School.