Chris was a Director of Business Development at PwC for 13 years and before that with Ernst &Young and other international professional services firms. Over 24 years he has specialised in winning business for these firms by transforming their competitive capability. He has been recognised by their CEOs for his leading role in winning what remain their largest clients.
A large part of Chris's success in these roles has been in coaching and unifying multiple stakeholders with differing views into effective and winning teams. Chris continues to work with clients such as PwC, the Institute of Chartered Accountants in Australia and a range of legal, engineering, architectural and telecommunications organisations.
Educated in Scotland and England and with a Bachelor of Arts from the University of Sydney, Chris had a former career in Australia's Department of Foreign Affairs. He maintains a lifelong interest in Asia, in particular Japan.