Chris Arnold

Managing Director

Chief Financial Officer

Mr. Arnold is the Chief Financial Officer and Managing Director in the Finance and Accounting group at US Capital Advisors LLC.  He was previously the Senior Director of Accounting and Finance at Salient from June 2010 to March of 2017 and has over 15 years of accounting and consulting experience. He served as the Principal Financial Officer and Treasurer for Salient’s investment funds..  Prior to joining Salient, Mr. Arnold was the Controller of Main Street Bank in Kingwood, Texas from November 2009 – June 2010, a bank focused on providing lease financing to the medical and personal fitness industry.  At Main Street Bank, Mr. Arnold was responsible for the monthly close of the Bank’s financial results as well as the various regulatory requirements with the Federal Reserve.  Prior to Main Street Bank, Mr. Arnold was an Audit Manager in the Houston office of PricewaterhouseCoopers, LLP, an international accounting and auditing firm, from January 2003 through November 2009.  While there, he served clients in the asset management industry including both registered and non-registered investment funds providing audit and business consulting services.  Prior to PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP, Mr. Arnold was a senior fund accountant in the Princeton New Jersey office of the firm at State Street Corporation, an independent fund administration firm, from May 2001 through December 2002, where he was responsible for the daily administration of registered investment products, primarily related to the Merrill Lynch family of mutual funds. Mr. Arnold is a licensed certified public accountant in the state of Texas and is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and the Texas Society of CPAs. He holds B.S. degrees in accounting and finance from Salisbury University (May 2001).