Chris

Name

Chris

Position

Board Advisor

Location

Yorkshire

Big Business Experience

Barclays Plc

Lombard Plc

Small Business Experience

Thinklaser Ltd

Polyglobal Ltd

Summary

With nearly 30 years of senior level leadership, Chris is a proven expert in driving business growth, optimising operations, and fostering high-performance teams.. From spearheading strategic plans, to exceeding revenue targets, he brings a track record of success across diverse industries.

Certified in Lean Six Sigma and armed with an understanding of the challenges that face SME’s in today’s market, he is as adept at navigating complex financial landscapes and regulatory environments as he is identifying operational improvements on the factory floor.

Experience, expertise, and excellence converge in his commitment to propelling businesses forward.

Qualifications

  • Six Sigma Green belt
  • Advanced Credit Risk Analysis

Key Areas of Expertise

  • Strategic Leadership: Driving global finance.
  • Executive Management: Achieving high performance.
  • Financial Acumen: Analysing complex structures.
  • Relationship Building: Engaging stakeholders, navigating regulations.
  • Multinational Experience: Diverse corporate backgrounds.
  • Operational Excellence: Enhancing operations, sustaining growth.
  • Marketing Strategy: Leading revenue initiatives.
  • Business Development: Negotiating partnerships, routes-to-market.
  • Financial Analysis: Informed decision-making.
  • Governance & Compliance: Ensuring regulatory adherence.

Experience

  • Operational leadership of two UK SMEs. Both turnaround operations.
  • Over two decades of leadership in global corporate finance
  • Nearly 30 years of executive experience driving business growth and optimising operations
  • Proven track record in developing and implementing innovative strategies
  • Specialised expertise in financial analysis and stakeholder relationship management
  • Leadership within both multinational corporations and small SMEs
  • Success in navigating highly regulated environments
  • Spearheaded strategic initiatives and negotiated partnerships
  • Proficient in leading high-performance teams to achieve organizational goals