Chris is an engaging and enthusiastic trainer who backs up the theory with solid ‘real world’ business examples learnt over 30 years in business. He has held senior positions at major advertising agencies in New York, Singapore, London, Sydney and Melbourne and has extensive management, creative and strategic business experience. He also spent 2 years in Silicon Valley mentoring technology start-ups about product development, user experiences, capital raising, marketing and customer acquisition.
Chris has worked across most business categories at one time or another, dealt extensively at board and C-suite level down to graduate and has completed literally thousands of winning presentations ranging from day-to-day sales pitches to CEO presentations at major international events.
More recently he has been contracted to a variety of agencies and clients to drive new business. In the 12 months prior to joining secondnature Chris was directly responsible for 23 multi-million dollar pitches and won 17.
A selection of Chris’s clients at secondnature include Abbott, AMP, APRA, ASX, Coca-Cola, ISGM, Mars, Origin Energy, Roche, Toshiba and Vittoria Coffee.
He holds a Bachelor of Business (Communications) from UTS and completed a mini MBA in Chicago.