Chris works in the leadership and organisational development team and is responsible for the team’s finances, business processes and contracts. Chris also assists colleagues with business development proposals. Before becoming finance and contract manager, Chris was a programme co-ordinator, working on open and commissioned programmes, then acting business manager.
Before joining the Fund in 2011, Chris was project manager and then development adviser for the Learning and Skills Network, supporting the delivery of consultancy, resources and training events to schools and colleges. Chris has also worked as an executive officer in several government departments, including the Home Office, Cabinet Office and UK Trade and Investment.
Chris studied history and philosophy at the universities of Wolverhampton and Birmingham.