Chris Sampras - EBIT Associates


Phone: (847) 566-0500 X255

Chris has over 18 years of extensive banking experience, specializing in SBA lending. With a successful tenure at renowned institutions such as Wells Fargo and JPMorgan Chase, as well as valuable contributions to a recent startup bank, Chris has honed his expertise in financial analysis, risk assessment, and strategic decision-making within the banking industry.

What sets Chris apart is not only his professional background but also his strong educational foundation. Chris graduated from DePaul University with a bachelor’s degree in finance, which provided him with a solid understanding of financial principles and the intricacies of the industry. Growing up with a small business owner father, who dedicated over 50 years to tailoring in the Chicagoland area, Chris developed a deep appreciation for the challenges and aspirations of entrepreneurs. This unique perspective fuels his passion for assisting businesses in achieving their strategic goals through mergers and acquisitions.

Beyond the realm of banking, Chris values the importance of family and community. He finds fulfillment in spending quality time with his wife and kids cherishing the joys of family life. Additionally, Chris actively participates in his local Church, finding solace and inspiration in his faith. Driven by a spirit of service, Chris dedicates his time to volunteer work at the local senior center, assisting with transportation needs for residents. This commitment to supporting and uplifting the community reflects Chris ‘s values of empathy, compassion, and making a positive impact in the lives of others.