A visionary and successful senior executive with a proven track record of maximising business opportunities be they business growth, turnaround, exit strategy or culture change, thus offering a compelling value added proposition.
A significant number of successful business turnarounds-International and national brands- Automotive, aerospace, defence, motorsport, property development and NHS.
Well connected with a broad range of high net-worth clients, governments and senior directorships.
‘Opening doors to do real business with real people’
Corporate finance specialist with extensive contacts in the City of London financial community.
Founder of HASS Advisors Limited in 2011 – advising clients on growth strategies, project finance, and capital raising.Experience in origination and syndication of both private and public placements for companies within the Natural Resources sector for the boutique merchant bank Prosdocimi Limited.
15 years experience in the Natural Resource sector.
Ex-Associate Director of London-based investment bank Dawnay Day Corporate Finance Limited Experience in hedge fund management through his time at Lindemann Capital Partners LLP in New York (USA)
After completing a law degree at Kings College London LLB, Chris was called to the Bar in 1990, following which he established Trafalgar Chambers on Fleet Street, becoming "the youngest head of barristers’ chambers in the last century" according to the Sunday Times.
Since then he has been board member of a number of companies in UK, India, China and Africa both listed and private in a number of sectors. Chris has advised a number of UK plcs on their entrance into African markets, including negotiation of oil blocks, mineral concessions and banking licences.
He also advises the UK Government on development issues and African governments on investment issues.
He was awarded an Honorary Doctorate from ReadingUniversity in2014 and in March 2015 was appointed Chairman of Block Commodities Limited