100 Inspirational Alumni, Business Beyond Usual

Christopher "Kit" Jennings | "Inspirational 100" Alumnus


Christopher D. ("Kit") Jennings, MBA 1980
Supports Distinguished Programs at UCLA Anderson

Kit JenningsIn addition to assisting businesses in acquiring capital, Jennings has devoted considerable energies to helping UCLA Anderson.  He has been a donor to the Price Center, the Anderson Coinvestment Fund, the Fink Center, the Entrepreneurship Bootcamp for Veterans with Disabilities, and the Anderson Fund. He is a member of the Price Center Board, an advisory member of the Fink Center Board and has served in the past on the Board of Visitors and as Chairman of the Annual Fund. Moreover, he has donated his time - serving as a mentor, providing job opportunities and being a sounding board for staff and faculty.  Over the course of his career, Jennings has arranged over $5 billion in public and private financing for entrepreneurial companies in more than 100 transactions. He currently serves as managing director of Roth Capital Partners, and previously held senior positions at, among others, Warburg Paribas Becker and Dean Witter Reynolds.