Christopher P. Bryant


Bryant Group founder Chris Bryant is the recognized leader in the recruitment of advancement, development and fundraising professionals. No one in the world has been specializing in this arena longer.

In 1988, he co-founded the country’s first executive search firm to specialize exclusively in philanthropy recruitment. Bryant Group is the successor firm, established in 2002.

Prior to becoming an executive recruiter, Chris enjoyed a highly successful career as a development and advancement professional and senior executive in healthcare and academic medical centers. He served as Vice President and Chief Development Officer for three California hospitals, after serving on the Health Sciences staffs at both the University of Southern California and the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA). He also held the position of Vice President and Campaign Supervising Officer for an international fundraising consulting and campaign management firm.

Chris holds a Bachelor’s degree from the University of Southern California – Marshall School of Business.