Craig Graaff
Managing Director, Chicago

“The best part of our business is helping our clients maximize their goals by finding synergistic buy-sell relationships.”

Operational Background
Craig GraaffFor over 20 years, Craig designed and developed software for Fortune 500 telecommunications and financial services companies. As a Senior Software Architect for one of the nation’s largest banks, he was responsible for the stability and accuracy of systems handling billions of dollars’ worth of transactions and managed in-house and contract teams of Web developers and database managers.

Investment Banking Experience
Craig melded his hobby as an avid gamer with his experience in technology to create a unique niche in investment banking with a focus on media and gaming technology. Beginning in 2006 as an analyst with Core Capital Group, he now leads the Chicago branch office. His experience helps set Core Capital Group apart as a superior technology-based firm.

Craig and his wife Kim enjoy concerts, good wine, family and friends. As an avid pilot and scuba diver, Craig can regularly be found exploring different altitudes.