Chris is Sheriff of the City of London.
He is married to Alexandra. They have two children and live near Chorleywood, Hertfordshire and in the City of London. He is a former Deputy Leader of Hertfordshire and Dorset County Councils and was elected to Common Council of the Corporation of the City of London for Broad Street Ward in March 2013. He serves as Chairman of the Gresham (City Side) Committee and Deputy Chairman of the Policy and Resources Committee.
Also in the City he is a former Chairman of the Broad Street Ward Club, a member of the Bridge, Candlewick, Cheap and Coleman Street Ward Clubs, Life and Council Member of the City Branch of the Royal Society of Saint George and a Life and Under Warden Elect of The Guild of Freemen. He also serves on the Council of the City Livery Club. In addition, he is a Past Master of his Livery Company, the Worshipful Company of Pattenmakers, a member of the Worshipful Company of Parish Clerks, and a Freeman of the Haberdashers’ Company. Chris is also an Honorary Bencher of the Inner Temple and Vice Chairman of the Guild of the Royal Hospital of St Bartholomew.
Chris is a member of the Carlton Club and Bucks Club in London and a member of the Leander Rowing Club in Henley-on-Thames.
He had a career as Managing Director of Companies in the Construction Aviation Infrastructure and Global Events Management Sectors. He is now a Non-Executive Director of various companies in the commercial property and Public Affairs and Global Infrastructure sectors.