Chris joined Qualitest as Group CFO based in Staines, United Kingdom. He was previously CFO of Clarion Events where he lead the transformation of the finance function and was part of the management team which doubled revenue (to over £300m) and EBITDA through organic and inorganic growth before the sale of the group to Blackstone. Chris started his career at Streets and Co where he qualified as a Chartered Accountant before moving on to PwC in Hull, Melbourne and London. After PwC Chris joined Colt Technology Services were he held various commercial CFO roles before moving on to Yell.com where he was part of the management team which led the group’s print to digital transformation.
Outside of work Chris enjoys spending time with his wife and two daughters, travel, running half marathons and watching sport with a particular passion for watching Grimsby Town his childhood town’s football team.