, New York , United States
|| 00, 1979
Jul 07, 2011 10:11pm
|Info||Chris Cox is a native New Yorker who is running for New York’s First Congressional District to bring conservative values and solutions to Washington. |
In 2008, Chris served as Senator John McCain’s Executive Director for New York State and is co-founder of the consulting firm, OC Global Partners, LLC where he advises US companies on selling their products in new markets abroad and bringing in capital allowing them to expand their business and grow their workforce in
Previously, Cox was a corporate associate at the law firm of Weil, Gotshal & Manges, LLP in their New York office where he worked in the Private Equity Group. During his
tenure, he advised major private equity fund clients on acquisitions. Cox also fought for the rights of New York State small business owners in Albany on a pro-bono
Chris Cox was born and raised in New York, and his family has lived in Westhampton for more than one hundred and twenty years. Cox received his law degree from NYU School of Law and a certificate in finance from NYU Stern School. He received his undergraduate degree in politics, magna cum laude, from Princeton University.
Cox has long been active in conservation issues and is a fiscal conservative who will fight for limited government and lower taxes. Cox will work to create new jobs and
make life more affordable for Suffolk County residents.