Managing Director (Retired), Gryphon Investors
Board Member: Elected 2013
AB, Dartmouth College
MBA, Stanford University
Christine Bucklin retired after a career in private equity, technology and management consulting.
Most recently Christine was a Managing Director at Gryphon Investors, where she sat on the investment committee and worked closely with senior management teams of portfolio companies to drive performance. Prior to Gryphon, she served as SVP of Corporate Strategic Planning for Sun Microsystems, aligning business units with overall strategy and setting priorities during a turnaround. As COO at Internet Brands, she helped scale and diversify what was originally CarsDirect.com into a highly profitable digital media company. In her ten-plus years at McKinsey & Company, Christine served clients in many industries (health care, retail, energy, and financial services, among others) and became a partner and leader of the firm’s Sales Force and Channel Management practice.
Christine was a Dartmouth Trustee from 2001–2010. She earned an AB in mathematics summa cum laude from Dartmouth, and an MBA from Stanford. She lives in Manhattan Beach, California with her husband Randy Bucklin, a professor at UCLA's Anderson School of Management, and together they have three children.