Professional Staff

Christopher Jahnle


A co-founder of Haverford Capital Advisors in 1994, Christopher has over 27 years of transaction advisory and business valuation experience.  During his career, he has worked on numerous business valuation and transaction advisory engagements involving over 1,500 business entities.  He has originated and completed transactions with a combined value in excess of $1.5 billion.


Christopher holds a BS in Commerce and Engineering Sciences and an MS in Taxation from Drexel University.   His education has been supplemented by numerous continuing professional education courses.

Professional Certifications & Affiliations

Since 1989, Christopher has been an Accredited Senior Appraiser (“ASA”) and Member of the American Society of Appraisers, where he is designated in the specialty of business valuation. He is also a member of the CFA Society of Philadelphia; the CFA Institute; the Clinical Laboratory Management Association; the Medical Group Management Association, and the Radiology Business Management Association.

Christopher speaks regularly at industry conferences on valuation issues, mergers and acquisitions, and industry trends.  He has published numerous articles in industry publications and has written industry reports that have been circulated to thousands of business owners.