Following an initial career in FMCG and Retail, Chris has carved out a 20+ year career in executive search. In his search career, Chris has worked in partnership with Blue Chip, mid-market, SME, and PEPC clients on delivering transformation, operational excellence, and growth enabling leadership appointments.
For Nigel Wright Chris leads the Homewares & Retail Practice, based out of London. The team appoints leaders and emerging leaders in General Management, Finance, Operations & Supply Chain, and Sales & Marketing.
Prior to joining Nigel Wright, Chris successfully built and exited from his own search company, and has been ex-patriated to Hong Kong to establish a regional presence for a fast growing search business from the UK.
Examples of clients Chris has worked with during his career include Unilever, SC Johnson, Adidas, BASF, Bensons for Beds, Hozelock, and Joseph Joseph.
He holds a BSc from Newcastle University majoring in Psychology and Economics.