Chris began his career in the Royal Logistic Corps as a non commissioned officer. His potential to become a future leader was soon realised and he was promoted at the first opportunity, taking on responsibility and leading soldiers on operations around the World. Chris continued to gain recognition and praise for his leadership and was soon leading teams in Army Recruitment around the UK. There he was responsible for the design, creation and implementation of recruitment campaigns, as well as pre selection of recruits.
Chris left the Army in 2011 and since then has worked in the recruitment and training sectors across the East Midlands recruiting in all sectors working with local and national companies. He is passionate about veteran affairs and co manages with Howard, a networking group for veterans and service personnel leaving the Armed Forces.
Born in Leicester and brought up in the Vale of Belvoir, Chris lives in Grantham and is a devoted family man with a passion for all sports. He has competed and coached at club, county and army level and is currently the Captain of a successful local football team.