Chris is a driven and entrepreneurial investment professional with hands-on experience across technology, automation and manufacturing engineering industries.
A graduate in Control Systems Engineering, Chris started his career in the early 2000’s working for a UK plc., integrating smart industrial technology from Rockwell, Siemens and Mitsubishi to automate manufacturing processes. Working throughout the UK, Europe and USA, Chris enabled client businesses to improve efficiencies, increase profitability and stimulate investment for growth.
In 2010 Chris embarked on introducing foreign-direct-investment into UK companies allowing them to implement these industrial technology solutions as well as enabling asset acquisitions. In the last decade Chris has successfully raised significant investment across share capital and loan capital from high-net-worth investors around the world, investing into growth companies and start-ups.
Working within different markets, Chris is empathetic to international concerns, he can manage conflicting stakeholder priorities to deliver innovative and ingenious strategies to ensure long-term company growth backed by investment.
A keen technologist, Chris has specific interest across Fintech, Medtech, Cleantech, Biotech and SaaS as an enabler for businesses to evolve and grow.
Chris is studying his joint Diploma’s in Corporate Finance and Capital Markets with the Chartered Institute of Securities and Investments and is a member of the Institute of Consulting, an organisation within the Chartered Management Institute, having completed his certification in Business Management and Consulting.
As a goal setter, both professionally and personally, Chris has set himself the challenge of climbing the three peaks of Europe; Mont Blanc, Matterhorn and Eiger.