Christopher K. Burbach

Executive Vice President - Underwriting

Chris joined STORE Capital in 2012 with a broad range of experience in credit, underwriting and financial analysis. His experience translates into an efficient underwriting process for the customer.


He honed his knowledge of real estate investment trusts at Spirit Finance Corporation, where he held several executive positions, including Vice President of Investment Management responsible for managing the investment aspects of a $3.5 billion real estate portfolio. He also managed the underwriting group there during his six-year tenure.


Before that, Chris served as Chief Executive Officer of VM Management, Inc., which owned a for-profit private school and managed a non-profit charter school in Phoenix, Arizona. He also was a consultant with Navigant Consulting, Inc. in San Francisco, engaged in financial consulting for the construction and government industries groups.

Chris holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Finance from Santa Clara University and Master in Business Administration from Arizona State University. He is also a CFA® charterholder.